Strong to Severe Thunderstorms, Heavy Rain, And Flash Flooding Across the Midwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms, heavy rain and flooding is possible from the Great Lakes to the south-central Plains, as a strong cold front pushes into the extended area. Meanwhile, well above average temperatures are very likely across the Northeastern quad of the country, including the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Great Lakes and Ohio Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Ames, Ames Municipal Airport (KAMW)

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

Light Rain

66°F

19°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1011.4 mb)
Dewpoint 65°F (18°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 22 Sep 9:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Story County

Rest Of Today
Periods of showers and scattered thunderstorms. High in the upper 60s. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy in the evening then clearing. Scattered thunderstorms in the evening. Cooler. Low in the lower 50s. West wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of thunderstorms 40 percent.
Monday
Sunny. High in the mid 70s. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear through midnight then becoming mostly cloudy. Low in the upper 50s. South wind near 5 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny. High in the upper 70s. Southwest wind near 10 mph. Gusts up to 25 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low in the upper 50s.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny with a 20 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the lower 70s.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear. Cooler. Low in the upper 40s.
Thursday
Mostly sunny. High in the lower 70s.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. Warmer. Low in the upper 50s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of thunderstorms. High in the mid 70s.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of thunderstorms. Low around 60.
Saturday
Partly sunny. A 20 percent chance of thunderstorms in the morning. High in the mid 70s.



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807 AM CDT Sun Sep 22 2019
 
 

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