National Weather Service

Extended Forecast

Ames
Updated: 5:34 pm CST Jan 22, 2019
This
Afternoon
This Afternoon: Snow.  Steady temperature around 23. North wind around 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Snow

Tonight

Tonight: Snow, mainly before 11pm.  Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 4am. Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Snow and
Patchy
Blowing Snow
Wednesday

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 14. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Slight Chance
Snow then
Mostly Sunny
Wednesday
Night
Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Partly Cloudy
then Mostly
Cloudy and
Blustery
Thursday

Thursday: Patchy blowing snow between 10am and 5pm. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Patchy
Blowing Snow
and Windy
Thursday
Night
Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Partly Cloudy

Friday

Friday: Snow likely, mainly before noon.  Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Snow Likely
then Slight
Chance Snow
Friday
Night
Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Mostly Cloudy

Saturday

Saturday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Mostly Cloudy

Hi 23 °F Lo 10 °F Hi 14 °F Lo 15 °F Hi 9 °F Lo -9 °F Hi 7 °F Lo -11 °F Hi 12 °F
This Afternoon
 
Snow. Steady temperature around 23. North wind around 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Total daytime snow accumulation of less than one inch possible.
Tonight
 
Snow, mainly before 11pm. Patchy blowing snow between 8pm and 4am. Low around 10. Wind chill values as low as -5. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 1 to 3 inches possible.
Wednesday
 
A 20 percent chance of snow before 8am. Partly sunny, with a steady temperature around 14. Wind chill values as low as -5. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 21 mph.
Wednesday Night
 
Partly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 15. Wind chill values as low as zero. Blustery, with a southwest wind 6 to 11 mph becoming northwest 13 to 18 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 26 mph.
Thursday
 
Patchy blowing snow between 10am and 5pm. Mostly sunny and cold, with a high near 9. Windy, with a northwest wind 16 to 21 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.
Thursday Night
 
Partly cloudy, with a low around -9.
Friday
 
Snow likely, mainly before noon. Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 7. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
 
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -11.
Saturday
 
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 12.
Saturday Night
 
A 40 percent chance of snow after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 8.
Sunday
 
A 40 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
 
Snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday
 
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. Blustery.
Monday Night
 
Mostly cloudy, with a low around -3. Blustery.
Tuesday
 
Partly sunny and cold, with a high near 6.