• Today

    Apr 16

    60°Lo 30°

    Windy and warmer

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      81%
    • Precip
      41%
    • Hours of Precip
      0.5
  • Thu

    Apr 17

    51°Lo 31°

    Cloudy

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      95%
    • Precip
      58%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
  • Fri

    Apr 18

    51°Lo 39°

    A couple of showers possible

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      90%
    • Precip
      11%
    • Hours of Precip
      0
    more
  • Sat

    Apr 19

    62°Lo 49°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      96%
    • Precip
      62%
    • Hours of Precip
      4.5
    more
  • Sun

    Apr 20

    63°Lo 43°

    Mostly cloudy, a little rain

    Fair for stargazing
    • Cloud
      Cover
      53%
    • Precip
      19%
    • Hours of Precip
      1.5
    more
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Hi 60° RealFeel® 55° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 17 mph
  • Gusts: 31 mph

Clouds breaking for some sun, windy and warmer

  • Max UV Index: 5 (Moderate)
  • Thunderstorms: 6%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 30° RealFeel® 20° Precipitation 41%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • WNW 12 mph
  • Gusts: 20 mph

A shower in spots this evening; otherwise, mostly cloudy

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 20%
  • Precipitation: 0.01 in
  • Rain: 0.01 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0.5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0.5 hrs

Temperature History - Apr 16

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  Today Normal Record 4/16/2013
High 60° 63° N/A 52°
Low 30° 39° N/A 30°

Solunar Information for Ames, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:33 AM with 13:24 of sunlight, then sets at 7:57 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 9:43 PM with 10:19 of moolight, then sets at 8:02 AM

Tue, Apr 22
Last
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New
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First
Wed, May 14
Full

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