Ames, Iowa
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 6:53 PM on Tuesday 30 Sep 2014 (Local Time) from KAMW Reporting Station
Broken Clouds Broken Clouds  
Wind Chill: 65°   Ceiling: 11000
Heat Index: 65°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 56°   Wind: 10mph
Humidity: 73%   Direction: 110°ESE
Pressure: 29.85"   Gusts: NA
Location:  42.03°N, 93.62°W
Report Text: KAMW 302353Z AUTO 11009KT 10SM FEW090 BKN110 18/13 A2985 RMK AO2 SLP103 T01830133 10206 20161 56006
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 72° - Lo 58°
8 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
65°
9 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
63°
10 PM
Cloudy
Cloudy
62°
11 PM
Cloudy
Cloudy
61°
12 AM
Cloudy
Cloudy
61°
1 AM
Cloudy
Cloudy
61°
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Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
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T-Storms
T-Storms
72°
58°
oct
01
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
71°
60°
oct
02
T-Storms
T-Storms
67°
46°
oct
03
M Cldy/Wind
M Cldy/Wind
52°
38°
oct
04
M Sunny
M Sunny
55°
41°
oct
05
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
68°
42°
oct
06
M Sunny
M Sunny
63°
44°
oct
07
M Sunny
M Sunny
66°
47°
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08
M Sunny
M Sunny
71°
49°
oct
09
M Sunny
M Sunny
69°
49°
Details for Tuesday, September 30 (Evening)
Evening: Scattered thunderstorms this evening becoming more widespread overnight. Low 58F. Winds SE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
UV Index: 0 (Low)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 90%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 80%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 86%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:10 AM
Sunset: 6:57 PM
 
Moonrise: 1:23 PM
Moonset: 11:23 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (125°)
Speed: 12Mph(19Km, 14Kts)
Details for Wednesday, October 01
Scattered showers and thunderstorms. A few storms may be severe. High 71F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 60%.
Evening: Scattered thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. Low around 60F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 40%.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 88%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 60%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 86%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:11 AM
Sunset: 6:56 PM
 
Moonrise: 2:16 PM
Moonset: 12:01 AM
Moon Phase:  First Quarter
Moonphase:
First Quarter
Wind Direction:  SSE
Direction: SSE (152°)
Speed: 12Mph(19Km, 13Kts)
Details for Thursday, October 02
Thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
UV Index: 2 (Low)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 90%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 80%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 83%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:12 AM
Sunset: 6:54 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:05 PM
Moonset: 12:24 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  NNE
Direction: NNE (30°)
Speed: 14Mph(23Km, 17Kts)
Details for Friday, October 03
Considerably cloudy, windy. Highs in the low 50s and lows in the upper 30s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 55%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 46%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:13 AM
Sunset: 6:52 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:50 PM
Moonset: 1:29 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (298°)
Speed: 24Mph(38Km, 27Kts)
Details for Saturday, October 04
A few clouds. Highs in the mid 50s and lows in the low 40s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 44%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 29%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:14 AM
Sunset: 6:51 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:31 PM
Moonset: 2:39 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (306°)
Speed: 15Mph(24Km, 17Kts)
Details for Sunday, October 05
Mix of sun and clouds. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the low 40s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 55%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 41%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:15 AM
Sunset: 6:49 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:09 PM
Moonset: 3:50 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  W
Direction: W (260°)
Speed: 17Mph(27Km, 20Kts)
Details for Monday, October 06
Mostly sunny. Highs in the low 60s and lows in the mid 40s.
UV Index: 4 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 60%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 37%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:16 AM
Sunset: 6:47 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:45 PM
Moonset: 5:03 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (311°)
Speed: 12Mph(20Km, 14Kts)
Details for Tuesday, October 07
Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 69%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 32%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:17 AM
Sunset: 6:46 PM
 
Moonrise: 6:22 PM
Moonset: 6:16 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  SW
Direction: SW (232°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Wednesday, October 08
Plenty of sun. Highs in the low 70s and lows in the upper 40s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 72%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 17%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:18 AM
Sunset: 6:44 PM
 
Moonrise: 6:59 PM
Moonset: 7:27 AM
Moon Phase:  Full
Moonphase:
Full
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (303°)
Speed: 9Mph(15Km, 11Kts)
Details for Thursday, October 09
Mostly sunny. Highs in the upper 60s and lows in the upper 40s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 78%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 23%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:19 AM
Sunset: 6:42 PM
 
Moonrise: 7:38 PM
Moonset: 8:38 AM
Moon Phase:  Waning Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waning Gibbous
Wind Direction:  N
Direction: N (359°)
Speed: 9Mph(14Km, 10Kts)
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