Ames, Iowa
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 11:53 PM on Wednesday 23 Apr 2014 (Local Time) from KAMW Reporting Station
Light Rain Light Rain  
Wind Chill: 42°   Ceiling: 9000
Heat Index: 48°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 39°   Wind: 15mph
Humidity: 71%   Direction: 130°SE
Pressure: 29.81"   Gusts: NA
Location:  42.03°N, 93.62°W
Report Text: KAMW 240453Z AUTO 13013KT 10SM -RA OVC090 09/04 A2981 RMK AO2 RAB0355 SLP095 P0004 T00890039 $
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 54° - Lo 46°
1 AM
Few Showers
Few Showers
47°
2 AM
Few Showers
Few Showers
48°
3 AM
T-Showers
T-Showers
49°
4 AM
T-Showers
T-Showers
50°
5 AM
T-Shwrs/Wind
T-Shwrs/Wind
50°
6 AM
T-Showers
T-Showers
50°
Weather Maps
Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
wed thu fri sat sun mon tue wed thu fri
apr
23
T-Showers
T-Showers
54°
46°
apr
24
T-Shwrs/Wind
T-Shwrs/Wind
60°
39°
apr
25
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
76°
42°
apr
26
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
73°
46°
apr
27
Rain/Wind
Rain/Wind
59°
47°
apr
28
Rain/Thunder
Rain/Thunder
59°
39°
apr
29
Showers/Wind
Showers/Wind
53°
38°
apr
30
P Cldy/Wind
P Cldy/Wind
57°
39°
may
01
Showers
Showers
57°
41°
may
02
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
64°
43°
Details for Wednesday, April 23 (Evening)
Evening: Showers and thundershowers likely. Low 46F. Winds SE at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 84%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 93%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:22 AM
Sunset: 8:04 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:00 AM
Moonset: 2:08 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (131°)
Speed: 20Mph(32Km, 17Kts)
Details for Thursday, April 24
Windy...showers and thundershowers in the morning, then variable clouds in the afternoon with more showers possible. High near 60F. S winds shifting to NW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Evening: Partly cloudy skies. Low 39F. Winds WNW at 10 to 15 mph.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 74%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 88%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:20 AM
Sunset: 8:05 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:37 AM
Moonset: 3:17 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  WSW
Direction: WSW (247°)
Speed: 23Mph(37Km, 20Kts)
Details for Friday, April 25
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the low 40s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 46%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 23%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:19 AM
Sunset: 8:07 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:12 AM
Moonset: 4:26 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  WSW
Direction: WSW (252°)
Speed: 15Mph(24Km, 13Kts)
Details for Saturday, April 26
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the mid 40s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 66%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 70%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 1%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 43%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:17 AM
Sunset: 8:08 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:45 AM
Moonset: 5:35 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  ESE
Direction: ESE (105°)
Speed: 18Mph(29Km, 16Kts)
Details for Sunday, April 27
Windy with periods of rain. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 40s.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 87%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 90%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 96%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:16 AM
Sunset: 8:09 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:19 AM
Moonset: 6:42 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  E
Direction: E (93°)
Speed: 23Mph(37Km, 20Kts)
Details for Monday, April 28
Rain with a few rumbles of thunder. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 79%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 11%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 95%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:14 AM
Sunset: 8:10 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:54 AM
Moonset: 7:48 PM
Moon Phase:  Waning Crescent
Moonphase:
Waning Crescent
Wind Direction:  ENE
Direction: ENE (78°)
Speed: 14Mph(23Km, 12Kts)
Details for Tuesday, April 29
Windy with showers. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 65%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 40%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 25%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 77%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:13 AM
Sunset: 8:11 PM
 
Moonrise: 6:32 AM
Moonset: 8:52 PM
Moon Phase:  New
Moonphase:
New
Wind Direction:  NNE
Direction: NNE (21°)
Speed: 22Mph(36Km, 19Kts)
Details for Wednesday, April 30
Windy with times of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 56%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 12%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 57%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:12 AM
Sunset: 8:12 PM
 
Moonrise: 7:13 AM
Moonset: 9:52 PM
Moon Phase:  New
Moonphase:
New
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (347°)
Speed: 21Mph(34Km, 18Kts)
Details for Thursday, May 01
Showers possible. Highs in the upper 50s and lows in the low 40s.
UV Index: 6 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 64%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 30%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 71%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:10 AM
Sunset: 8:13 PM
 
Moonrise: 7:58 AM
Moonset: 10:48 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (337°)
Speed: 16Mph(26Km, 14Kts)
Details for Friday, May 02
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the low 40s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 59%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 58%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:09 AM
Sunset: 8:14 PM
 
Moonrise: 8:46 AM
Moonset: 11:38 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNW
Direction: NNW (331°)
Speed: 11Mph(18Km, 9Kts)
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