Ames, IA

1:19 PM CDT on July 29, 2014 (GMT -0500)
Garden District (KIAAMES14) Elev 968 ft | 42.04 °N, 93.61 °W | Change Station

Current weather conditions updated 3 minutes ago

Scattered Clouds
Scattered Clouds
79.2 °F
Feels Like 80 °F
N
3.8
Wind Variable Wind from NW
Gusts 8.3 mph

Today is forecast to be nearly the same temperature as yesterday.

Today
High -- | Low -- °F
--% Chance of Precip.
Yesterday
High -- | Low -- °F
Precip. -- in
6:04 AM 8:36 PM
Waxing Crescent, 7% visible
Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4600 ft
Scattered Clouds 7000 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 55 °F
Humidity 43%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 9 out of 12
Pollen 6.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KAMW 291753Z AUTO 30008KT 10SM FEW046 SCT070 24/13 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP207 60000 T02390133 10244 20133 58005

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Pressure 30.14 in
Visibility 10.0 miles
Clouds Few 4600 ft
Scattered Clouds 7000 ft
Heat Index 80 °F
Dew Point 55 °F
Humidity 43%
Rainfall 0.00 in
Snow Depth Not available.
UV 9 out of 12
Pollen 6.70 out of 12
Air Quality Not available.
Flu Activity Not available.
METAR KAMW 291753Z AUTO 30008KT 10SM FEW046 SCT070 24/13 A3016 RMK AO2 SLP207 60000 T02390133 10244 20133 58005

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Jul. 29, 2014 Rise Set
Actual Time 6:04 AM CDT 8:36 PM CDT
Civil Twilight 5:33 AM CDT 9:08 PM CDT
Nautical Twilight 4:53 AM CDT 9:47 PM CDT
Astronomical Twilight 4:08 AM CDT 10:32 PM CDT
Moon 8:45 AM CDT 9:45 PM CDT
Length of Visible Light 15h 35m
Length of Day
14h 31m
Tomorrow will be 2m 4s shorter.
Waxing Crescent, 7% of the Moon is Illuminated
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Last Quarter
Aug 25
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Station Depth Elevation
No new snow has been reported.

Earthquake Activity

City Distance Mag. Time & Date
No recent earthquake activity has been reported nearby.
Minimum magnitude displayed is 2.5.

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Northridge, Ames, IA 81.3 °F 82 °F 59 °F 47% SW  at  3.7 mph - / hr 955 ft 1:05 PM CDT Normal
MesoWest ONTAR1 , Ames, IA 75 °F 73 °F - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 1011 ft 11:45 AM CDT MADIS
Maurer - GW Carver at 190th, Ames, IA 75.4 °F 78 °F 59 °F 57% NNW  at  1.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 981 ft 1:17 PM CDT Normal
MesoWest AMES , Ames, IA 74 °F 77 °F 59 °F 61% NW  at  5 mph 0.00 in / hr 1073 ft 11:00 AM CDT MADIS
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Rural Stanhope, Stanhope, IA 77.4 °F 79 °F 57 °F 49% NW  at  3.1 mph 0.00 in / hr 1080 ft 1:19 PM CDT Rapid Fire
MesoWest COLO1 , Colo, IA 72 °F - - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 1045 ft 11:30 AM CDT MADIS
MesoWest ELKHRT , Elkhart, IA 73 °F 71 °F - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 979 ft 11:50 AM CDT MADIS
Jester View Estates, Granger, IA 77.8 °F 79 °F 58 °F 51% North  at  7.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 941 ft 1:15 PM CDT Normal
MesoWest GARDEN , Garden City, IA 72 °F - - - North  at  - 0.00 in / hr 1200 ft 11:55 AM CDT MADIS
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White Oak Ln, Granger, IA 77.2 °F 79 °F 61 °F 58% NW  at  4.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 899 ft 1:05 PM CDT Normal
Saylorville, Polk City, IA 76.2 °F 78 °F 60 °F 57% WNW  at  0.0 mph 0.00 in / hr 990 ft 1:15 PM CDT Normal
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