Severe Weather Potential Today from the Great Lakes to the Mid-South; Fire Weather Concerns for Southern California

Thunderstorms, some severe, are expected today along and ahead of a cold front extending from the Great Lakes into the Mid-South. Unseasonably mild weather is forecast along most of the eastern seaboard into Saturday. Meanwhile, temperatures are expected to remain below normal for parts of the West, Plains, and Rockies. Elevated fire weather conditions continue for Southern California. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99°NLon: 93.62°WElev: 945ft.

Fair

58°F

14°C

Humidity 33%
Wind Speed NW 16 G 26 mph
Barometer 30.02 in (1016.3 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 15 Oct 5:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Sheldahl IA

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Clear, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 41. West wind around 7 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. South wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 51 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 73.

    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 50.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Clear, with a low around 38. West northwest wind 7 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 62. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 41. West wind around 7 mph.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 73. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 45. South wind 3 to 5 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 73.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 50.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 59.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 59.
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Point Forecast:
Sheldahl IA
 41.87°N 93.68°W
6:09 pm CDT Oct 15, 2021
6pm CDT Oct 15, 2021-6pm CDT Oct 22, 2021
 
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