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Severe Thunderstorms Possible for the Central Gulf Coast; More Storms Move into the West

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible over the next several days along the central Gulf Coast and portions of the southeast. Storms may contain damaging winds, large hail and isolated tornadoes. Meanwhile, more storms will bring heavy rain, with heavy snow in the mountains to California and the southern Rockies through the weekend. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

42°F

6°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.68 in (1005.2 mb)
Dewpoint 42°F (6°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill37°F (3°C)
Last update 19 Jan 11:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. Low around 40. East northeast wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 40 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Widespread fog, mainly before 11pm.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 49. South wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 7 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 45.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 45 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 35 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Low around 40. East northeast wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 52. Light and variable wind becoming south southwest around 6 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Widespread fog, mainly before 11pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a steady temperature around 49. South wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. South wind 7 to 10 mph.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. South southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 54.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 41.
Monday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 45.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 46.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain and snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Thursday
A chance of rain and snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
11:45 pm EST Jan 19, 2017
12am EST Jan 20, 2017-6pm EST Jan 25, 2017
 
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