Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, and Gusty Winds in the Southern U.S.; Rain and Mountain Snow in the Northwest

A storm tracking along the southern U.S. will bring gusty winds and critical fire weather threats to the High Plains; and potential for severe storms with damaging winds and heavy rain in the Lower Mississippi Valley. A strong Pacific storm will bring lower elevation rain and heavy mountain snow to the Northwest. Snow levels will dip to 1,500 feet creating hazardous mountain travel. Read More >

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

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

Fair

32°F

0°C

Humidity 88%
Wind Speed W 3 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1021.0 mb)
Dewpoint 29°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Mar 2:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Story County

Early This Morning
Clear. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Today
Sunny. High in the lower 60s. Northeast wind near 10 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 30s. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 50s. East wind near 5 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Low in the upper 30s. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny. High in the lower 60s. South wind 5 to 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of light rain after midnight. Low in the mid 40s.
Thursday
Light rain likely in the morning, then a chance of light rain in the afternoon. High in the lower 60s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of light rain through midnight, then light rain likely after midnight. Low in the lower 40s. Chance of rain 60 percent.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of light rain. High in the lower 50s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy. A chance of light rain through midnight, then a chance of light rain possibly mixed with snow after midnight. Low in the lower 30s. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy. A chance of light snow and rain in the morning. High in the lower 50s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy. A 20 percent chance of light rain after midnight. Low in the mid 30s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of light rain. High in the upper 50s.



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306 AM CDT Mon Mar 30 2020
 
 

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