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Severe weather, flash flooding across parts of central U.S

Severe thunderstorms will continue into Tuesday morning across parts of the central U.S. from northern Oklahoma across the mid-Mississippi Valley and into the Great Lakes. A few strong to severe storms may also occur over parts of the Southeast & mid-Atlantic. Heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding across parts of the central & southern Plains.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 5 mph
Barometer 29.92 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 71°F (22°C)
Visibility 9.00 mi
Heat Index80°F (27°C)
Last update 6 Jul 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Tuesday

    Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Thunderstorms

    High: 75 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 60 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 73 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    Low: 65 °F

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 68 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 5pm. High near 75. Southwest wind around 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 60. North wind 7 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
9:35 pm EDT Jul 6, 2015
11pm EDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 13, 2015
 
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