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Severe weather and flash flooding possible Wednesday across portions of the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys

Strong to severe storms are expected to develop across portions of the Mid-Mississippi Valley on Wednesday. A Slight Risk has been highlighted to indicate the area most likely to see supercell activity. Heavy rainfall from the Mid-Mississippi Valley into the Tennessee Valley could lead to flash flooding. Some areas could see as much as 3 inches of rainfall.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed N 3 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.0 mb)
Dewpoint 60°F (16°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 1 Jul 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 57 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 10%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 74 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Partly Sunny

    Partly
    Sunny

    High: 73 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 59 °F

  • Friday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 62 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 57. Light north northeast wind.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming north northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. Northeast wind around 7 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
Partly sunny, with a high near 73. East wind 8 to 13 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East northeast wind 9 to 13 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Independence Day
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Monday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
1:55 am EDT Jul 1, 2015
3am EDT Jul 1, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2015
 
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