Watching the Potential East Coast Storm Late This Week

Bitterly cold temperatures will persist across portions of the Plains, Great Lakes region and Northeast this week as a series of cold fronts moves across those regions. A weak system will track across the south this week with some wet weather. These systems may merge just off the east coast late this week. Meanwhile, ridge out west is resulting in air stagnation for the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

24°F

-4°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 16 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1022.6 mb)
Dewpoint 10°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill11°F (-12°C)
Last update 26 Jan 2:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

Ames Municipal Airport IA

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 21 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 18 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of flurries between 2pm and 4pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Chance
    Flurries and
    Blustery

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: -5 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 14 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 31 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Wind chill values as low as 5. South wind 10 to 15 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 23 mph.
Thursday
A chance of flurries between 2pm and 4pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as 5. Blustery, with a north northwest wind 10 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around -5. Wind chill values as low as -15. North northwest wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 14. North northwest wind around 6 mph becoming south in the afternoon.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 1.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 15.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36.
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Point Forecast:
Ames Municipal Airport IA
 42°N 93.62°W
2:52 pm CST Jan 26, 2022
3pm CST Jan 26, 2022-6pm CST Feb 1, 2022
 
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