Storms in the Plains; Heat Wave to Begin in the Northern Tier

A slow moving weather system will bring potential for scattered strong to severe storms with damaging wind and hail with areas of locally heavy rain in the South and Central Plains through Monday. A heat wave is expected to begin across the Northern Plains, Upper Midwest, and northern Great Basin with temperatures reaching over 20 degrees above normal in some areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

Lat: 41.99° N Lon: 93.62° W Elev: 945 ft.

Fog/Mist

53°F

12°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.8 mb)
Dewpoint 52°F (11°C)
Visibility 1.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 16 May 4:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Story County

Early This Morning
Mostly cloudy. Widespread fog. South wind near 5 mph.
Today
Mostly cloudy. Widespread dense dense fog through mid morning, then areas of fog before noon. A slight chance of showers early in the afternoon. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late in the afternoon. High in the lower 70s. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tonight
Cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the upper 50s. East wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Monday
Mostly cloudy. Showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms through mid morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon. High in the lower 70s. East wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 70 percent.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of thunderstorms through midnight, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Low in the upper 50s. East wind 10 to 15 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph through midnight. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy with showers likely and a chance of thunderstorms. High in the lower 70s. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 25 mph. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the lower 60s.
Wednesday
Cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms. Low in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Thursday
Cloudy. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers likely and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Breezy. High in the upper 70s. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Low in the mid 60s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. Breezy. High around 80. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the mid 60s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of showers in the morning, then a chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon. High in the lower 80s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.



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434 AM CDT Sun May 16 2021
 
 

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