Ames, South Dakota
Current Conditions -  °F | °C
As of 3:53 PM on Wednesday 27 Aug 2014 (Local Time) from KPIR Reporting Station
Overcast Overcast  
Wind Chill: 77°   Ceiling: 3200
Heat Index: 79°   Visibility: 10mi
Dew Point: 66°   Wind: 13mph
Humidity: 69%   Direction: 130°SE
Pressure: 30.03"   Gusts: NA
Location:  44.3693°N, 100.04°W
Report Text: KPIR 272053Z AUTO 13011KT 10SM BKN032 OVC040 25/19 A3003 RMK AO2 SLP161 T02500189 58020
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Hourly Forecast -  °F | °C
Hi 76° - Lo 64°
5 PM
Cloudy
Cloudy
75°
6 PM
Cloudy
Cloudy
75°
7 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
74°
8 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
72°
9 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
70°
10 PM
Sct T-Storms
Sct T-Storms
69°
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Daily Forecast -  °F | °C
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29
P Cloudy
P Cloudy
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61°
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30
AM Clouds
AM Clouds
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66°
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31
PM T-Storms
PM T-Storms
78°
56°
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Sunny
Sunny
78°
55°
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Sunny
Sunny
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56°
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Sunny
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60°
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58°
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PM T-Storms
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58°
Details for Wednesday, August 27 (Evening)
Evening: Showers and scattered thunderstorms. Low 64F. Winds ESE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
UV Index: 3 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 72%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 70%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 87%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:56 AM
Sunset: 8:24 PM
 
Moonrise: 9:00 AM
Moonset: 9:09 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  ESE
Direction: ESE (110°)
Speed: 9Mph(14Km, 10Kts)
Details for Thursday, August 28
Thunderstorms likely in the morning. Then the chance of scattered thunderstorms in the afternoon. High around 80F. Winds NNE at 5 to 10 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
Evening: A few clouds. Low 61F. Winds light and variable.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 81%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 80%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 81%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:57 AM
Sunset: 8:22 PM
 
Moonrise: 9:59 AM
Moonset: 9:37 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NNE
Direction: NNE (24°)
Speed: 8Mph(13Km, 9Kts)
Details for Friday, August 29
Times of sun and clouds. Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 65%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 18%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:58 AM
Sunset: 8:20 PM
 
Moonrise: 11:00 AM
Moonset: 10:07 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (288°)
Speed: 10Mph(15Km, 11Kts)
Details for Saturday, August 30
Clouds giving way to sun . Highs in the mid 80s and lows in the mid 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 72%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 36%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 6:59 AM
Sunset: 8:19 PM
 
Moonrise: 12:01 PM
Moonset: 10:40 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  SE
Direction: SE (133°)
Speed: 20Mph(32Km, 23Kts)
Details for Sunday, August 31
Showers and thunderstorms late. Potential for severe thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 65%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 40%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 49%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:00 AM
Sunset: 8:17 PM
 
Moonrise: 1:02 PM
Moonset: 11:18 PM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  NW
Direction: NW (306°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Monday, September 01
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 48%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 5%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:02 AM
Sunset: 8:15 PM
 
Moonrise: 2:04 PM
Moonset: 12:01 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Crescent
Moonphase:
Waxing Crescent
Wind Direction:  WNW
Direction: WNW (295°)
Speed: 13Mph(21Km, 15Kts)
Details for Tuesday, September 02
Mainly sunny. Highs in the upper 70s and lows in the mid 50s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 56%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 10%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 5%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:03 AM
Sunset: 8:13 PM
 
Moonrise: 3:04 PM
Moonset: 12:01 AM
Moon Phase:  First Quarter
Moonphase:
First Quarter
Wind Direction:  WSW
Direction: WSW (253°)
Speed: 9Mph(15Km, 10Kts)
Details for Wednesday, September 03
Abundant sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the low 60s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 63%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 0%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 13%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:04 AM
Sunset: 8:11 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:02 PM
Moonset: 12:52 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (175°)
Speed: 13Mph(22Km, 15Kts)
Details for Thursday, September 04
Sunshine. Highs in the low 80s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 7 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 69%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 20%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 10%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:05 AM
Sunset: 8:10 PM
 
Moonrise: 4:55 PM
Moonset: 1:50 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  S
Direction: S (178°)
Speed: 14Mph(22Km, 16Kts)
Details for Friday, September 05
Afternoon thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 70s and lows in the upper 50s.
UV Index: 6 (High)
Ultraviolet Radiation Index
Relative Humidity: 64%
Relative Humidity
Precipitation: 40%
Probability of Precipitation
Snow: 0%
Snow
Cloud Coverage: 39%
Cloud Coverage
Sunrise: 7:06 AM
Sunset: 8:08 PM
 
Moonrise: 5:43 PM
Moonset: 2:56 AM
Moon Phase:  Waxing Gibbous
Moonphase:
Waxing Gibbous
Wind Direction:  SSE
Direction: SSE (160°)
Speed: 8Mph(13Km, 10Kts)
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