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    • Early AM

      Aug 17

      64° Lo
      Mostly cloudy
      • Stargazing
      • Weather
      • Cloud Cover: 71%
      • Precip: 25%
      • Hours of Precip: 2.5
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    • Today

      Aug 17

      79° /56°
      Breezy with clouds and sun
      • Excellent
      • for stargazing
      • Cloud Cover: 2%
      • Precip: 5%
      • Hours of Precip: 0.5
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    • Fri

      Aug 18

      80° /56°F
      Clouds and sun with a t-storm
      • Fair
      • for stargazing
      • Cloud Cover: 50%
      • Precip: 56%
      • Hours of Precip: 3
    • Sat

      Aug 19

      85° /60°
      Partly sunny
      • Excellent
      • for stargazing
      • Cloud Cover: 21%
      • Precip: 7%
      • Hours of Precip: 0
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    • Sun

      Aug 20

      87° /67°
      Humid with clouds and sun
      • Poor
      • for stargazing
      • Cloud Cover: 54%
      • Precip: 65%
      • Hours of Precip: 2.5
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    Day

    80°Hi RealFeel® 86° Precipitation 63%
    Periods of clouds and sun with a shower or thunderstorm around
    • Winds from the
    • SW 5 mph
    • Gusts: 9 mph
    • Max UV Index: 8 (Very High)
    • Thunderstorms: 60%
    • Precipitation: 0.45 in
    • Rain: 0.45 in
    • Snow: 0 in
    • Ice: 0 in
    • Hours of Precipitation: 2 hrs
    • Hours of Rain: 2 hrs

    Night

    56°Lo RealFeel® 57° Precipitation 56%
    A strong t-storm early; partly cloudy; storms may bring downpours, large hail and damaging winds
    • Winds from the
    • W 2 mph
    • Gusts: 6 mph
    • Max UV Index: N/A
    • Thunderstorms: 60%
    • Precipitation: 0.2 in
    • Rain: 0.2 in
    • Snow: 0 in
    • Ice: 0 in
    • Hours of Precipitation: 1 hrs
    • Hours of Rain: 1 hrs

    Temperature History

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      Today Normal Record 8/18/2016
    High 80° 82° N/A 91°
    Low 56° 62° N/A 64°

    Sunrise/Sunset

    • Sunrise: 6:25 AM
    • Sunset: 8:11 PM
    • Duration: 13:46 hr

    Moonrise/Moonset

    • Moonrise: 2:54 AM
    • Moonset: 5:55 PM
    • Duration: 15:01 hr
    Astronomy

    Solunar Information for Ames, IA

    Mon, Aug 21
    New
    Tue, Aug 29
    First
    Wed, Sep 6
    Full
    Wed, Sep 13
    Last

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