Ames, IA

12:25 PM CST on February 14, 2016 (GMT -0600)
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Location: Ames, IA
Elevation: 1017 ft
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Elev 1017 ft 42.05 °N, 93.63 °W | Updated 16 minutes ago

Overcast
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19 °F
Feels Like 8 °F
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10
Wind Variable Wind from East
Gusts 0.0 mph

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Windchill 8 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:12 AM 5:45 PM
Waxing Crescent, 44% visible
METAR KAMW 141753Z AUTO 14013KT 7SM BKN016 BKN022 OVC035 M07/M09 A2994 RMK AO2 SNB17E35 SLP151 P0000 60000 T10671094 11067 21094 56023
Pressure 29.98 in
Visibility 7.0 miles
Clouds Mostly Cloudy 1600 ft
Mostly Cloudy 2200 ft
Overcast 3500 ft
Windchill 8 °F
Dew Point 19 °F
Humidity 100%
Rainfall in
Snow Depth Not available.
7:12 AM 5:45 PM
Waxing Crescent, 44% visible
METAR KAMW 141753Z AUTO 14013KT 7SM BKN016 BKN022 OVC035 M07/M09 A2994 RMK AO2 SNB17E35 SLP151 P0000 60000 T10671094 11067 21094 56023

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Winter Weather Advisory
Issued: 12:13 PM CST Feb. 14, 2016 – National Weather Service

... Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 6 PM CST this
evening...

* short term trends... light snow will continue to taper off and
has already ended across much of north central Iowa. Some
blowing snow continues to reduce visibilities especially in open
areas.

* Storm total snow accumulations... 2 to 5 inches.

* Winds/visibility... southeast at 10 to 20 mph with gusts to 25
mph diminishing by late afternoon. Visibilities as low as one
mile or less at times due to blowing snow.

* Impacts... roads remain partially to completely snow-covered and
slick... with limited visibilities due to blowing and drifting
snow.

Precautionary/preparedness actions...

Be prepared for snow covered roads and limited visibilities... and
use caution while driving.

Any reports of snow accumulations are much appreciated and can be
relayed directly to the National Weather Service using twitter
handle NWS Des Moines... hashtag nwsdmx or Post to the NWS Des
Moines facebook Page.



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