Heavy rain threat continues through Saturday from the Ohio Valley to the Mid-Atlantic and the Northeast. Scattered showers and thunderstorms will be possible over the Southwest and Rockies.

Widespread showers and thunderstorms will continue over much of the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast and the Ohio valley through the weekend. The central Appalachians and the lower Great Lakes/Ohio valley will likely have the higher rainfall amounts. Showers and thunderstorms will be possible this weekend as well from the desert southwest/southern Rockies northward to the northern Rockies and High Plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

60°F

16°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed NE 9 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.5 mb)
Dewpoint 59°F (15°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 1 Oct 12:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm.  Patchy fog before 1pm.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 67 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers.  Patchy fog after midnight.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light west wind.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Widespread dense fog, mainly between 9am and 3pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers and
    Dense Fog

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 52 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 57.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 57 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 55. East northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 3pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers. Patchy fog after midnight. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Light west wind. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Widespread dense fog, mainly between 9am and 3pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 3 to 7 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Northwest wind around 6 mph becoming light and variable after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 57.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
12:00 am EDT Oct 1, 2016
1am EDT Oct 1, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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