• Today

    Aug 30

    79°Lo 59°

    Clouds giving way to some sun

    Fair for hunting
    • Precip
      9%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      63%
    • Wind
      Gust
      16 mph
    more
  • Sun

    Aug 31

    85°Lo 66°

    Mostly sunny and more humid

    Very Good for hunting
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      25%
    • Wind
      Gust
      17 mph
  • Mon

    Sep 1

    78°Lo 58°

    An a.m. t-storm; partly sunny

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      55%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      42%
    • Wind
      Gust
      13 mph
    more
  • Tue

    Sep 2

    77°Lo 56°

    Nice with clouds and sun

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      11%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      46%
    • Wind
      Gust
      10 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Sep 3

    81°Lo 70°

    Partly sunny and humid

    Good for hunting
    • Precip
      25%
    • Cloud
      Cover
      26%
    • Wind
      Gust
      12 mph
    more
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Hi 85° RealFeel® 88° Precipitation 25%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • S 9 mph
  • Gusts: 17 mph

More humid with sunshine and patchy clouds

  • Max UV Index: 6 (High)
  • Thunderstorms: 24%
  • Precipitation: 0 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 0 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs
Lo 66° RealFeel® 63° Precipitation 75%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • S 8 mph
  • Gusts: 13 mph

Severe thunderstorms, with damaging winds and hail; humid; watch for flash flooding

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 100%
  • Precipitation: 0.99 in
  • Rain: 0.99 in
  • Snow: 0 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4 hrs

Temperature History - Aug 31

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  Today Normal Record 8/31/2013
High 85° 81° N/A 90°
Low 66° 59° N/A 67°

Solunar Information for Ames, IA

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 6:39 AM with 13:11 of sunlight, then sets at 7:50 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 12:32 PM with 10:26 of moolight, then sets at 10:58 PM

Tue, Sep 2
First
Tue, Sep 9
Full
Tue, Sep 16
Last
Wed, Sep 24
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