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

66°F

19°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed NE 12 mph
Barometer 29.99 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Sep 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 55. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog
    then Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 55 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Patchy fog before 11am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. South 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, mainly before 8pm.  Patchy fog.  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 possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 54 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 69 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °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 53.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 53 °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

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 9pm, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog after 9pm. Low around 55. East northeast wind 5 to 8 mph becoming calm after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Patchy fog before 11am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a high near 67. South 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, mainly before 8pm. Patchy fog. 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 possible.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 69. West northwest wind 3 to 8 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. North northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
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
Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
6:15 pm EDT Sep 30, 2016
6pm EDT Sep 30, 2016-6pm EDT Oct 7, 2016
 
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