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Heavy Rain and Flash Flooding Possible Central Gulf Coast to the Southeast

Locally heavy rain will impact the central Gulf Coast to the Southeast today. Several inches of rain could fall in just a few hours. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and hail are possible in the Southeast and south Texas. Strong winds are expected in parts of Montana while near record warmth will increase snowmelt from streams and rivers flowing off the Sierra. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

68°F

20°C

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.70 in (1005.5 mb)
Dewpoint 49°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 23 May 4:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind around 6 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the evening.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am.  High near 67. North wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers

    High: 67 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely.  Low around 53. North northwest wind around 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 66 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 75 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71. East southeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light and variable wind becoming north northwest around 6 mph in the evening.
Wednesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. High near 67. North wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then showers likely. Low around 53. North northwest wind around 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly before 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:15 pm EDT May 23, 2017
5pm EDT May 23, 2017-6pm EDT May 30, 2017
 
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