• Early AM

    Jul 12

    Lo 69°

    A strong thunderstorm

    Fishing Weather
    • Precip
      70%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      94%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
    more
  • Today

    Jul 12

    84°Lo 64°

    T-storms, strong late; warmer

    Excellent for fishing
    • Precip
      66%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      86%
    • Wind
      Speed
      4 mph
  • Sun

    Jul 13

    81°Lo 58°

    Thundershower

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      39%
    • Wind
      Speed
      7 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Jul 14

    72°Lo 47°

    Partly sunny

    Very Good for fishing
    • Precip
      7%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      50%
    • Wind
      Speed
      11 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Jul 15

    70°Lo 49°

    Mostly sunny and pleasant

    Good for fishing
    • Precip
      2%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      11%
    • Wind
      Speed
      5 mph
    more
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Hi 84° RealFeel® 93° Precipitation 66%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 4 mph
  • Gusts: 7 mph

Thunderstorms, strong late; humid and warmer with clouds and breaks of sun

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 95%
  • Precipitation: 0.55 in
  • Rain: 0.55 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs
Lo 64° RealFeel® 63° Precipitation 63%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • NNW 4 mph
  • Gusts: 6 mph

Mostly cloudy with a couple of showers and a thunderstorm

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 60%
  • Precipitation: 0.4 in
  • Rain: 0.4 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 3 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 3 hrs

Temperature History - Jul 12

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 7/12/2013
High 84° 85° N/A 86°
Low 64° 64° N/A 60°

Solunar Information for Ames, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 5:50 AM with 15:00 of sunlight, then sets at 8:50 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:50 PM with 10:34 of moolight, then sets at 7:24 AM

Sat, Jul 12
Full
Sat, Jul 19
Last
Sat, Jul 26
New
Mon, Aug 4
First

Future of Hunting, Fishing Could Be in Jeopardy

Nov 1, 2012; 5:00 AM ET As the world warms, due to a changing climate, there is a chance the sport of hunting and fishing could be affected. Valerie Smock has more on what could happen in the future.

Radar & Satellite

Sat. Fronts & Pressure

Sat. Fishing Weather