Heavy Rain In The Southwest; Tropical Storm Karen; Fire Weather In California

Moisture from the remnants of Lorena will contribute to heavy rain, strong to severe thunderstorms and possible flooding across the Southwest through Tuesday. Tropical Storm Watches are in effect for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, as Tropical Storm Karen is forecast to approach on Tuesday. Elevated fire weather threats are expected for portions of California through Tuesday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

12°C

53°F

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 9 km/h
Barometer 1015.5 mb (30.00 in)
Dewpoint 12°C (53°F)
Visibility 14 km
Wind Chill11°C (51°F)
Last update 22 Sep 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Ames IA

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Patchy fog.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 11. Calm wind.

    Patchy Fog

    Low: 11 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Areas of fog before 11am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.

    Areas Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 13. Calm wind.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 13 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h.  New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 14 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 22 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 9.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 23.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 11. Calm wind.
Monday
Areas of fog before 11am. Otherwise, partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 24. Southwest wind 3 to 8 km/h.
Monday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 13. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. South southwest wind 5 to 10 km/h increasing to 11 to 16 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 34 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. South southwest wind 8 to 14 km/h, with gusts as high as 32 km/h. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2.5 mm, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 23.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 26.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28.
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Point Forecast:
Ames IA
 42.02°N 93.62°W
11:19 pm CDT Sep 22, 2019
12am CDT Sep 23, 2019-6pm CDT Sep 28, 2019
 
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