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High Fire Danger In Parts Of The Southwest U.S. On Thursday

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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

63°F

17°C

Humidity 78%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 29.65 in (1004.0 mb)
Dewpoint 56°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 May 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

Flood Warning until May 30, 02:00pm
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Flood Warning
  •  
    Flood Warning until May 30, 02:00pm

    NOW until
    2:00pm Tue

    Flood Warning

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 77 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 7 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Isolated thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

    Isolated
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Friday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 77. Calm wind becoming south southeast 5 to 8 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. South southeast wind around 7 mph.
Saturday
A slight chance of showers before 8am, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. Northwest wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Saturday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. East wind 3 to 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Isolated thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Chance of precipitation is 10%.
Memorial Day
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
5:45 pm EDT May 25, 2017
6pm EDT May 25, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 1, 2017
 
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