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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed Vrbl 5 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1017.7 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 6 Jul 8:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 59 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Thursday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 65 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 11 mph.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 76. South southwest wind 11 to 13 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 3 to 6 mph. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
9:15 am EDT Jul 6, 2015
10am EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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