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Severe Thunderstorms For The Upper Midwest; Monsoon Continues In The Southwest

Strong to severe thunderstorms will be possible today in portions of the upper Midwest into the Great Lakes region. Heavy rain, large hail, and damaging winds will all be possible, but a tornado cannot be ruled out either. The monsoonal flash flood threat remains until midweek in the Desert Southwest and Southern Rockies. Hot temperatures return to the middle of the country today. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

78°F

26°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed E 8 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 25 Jul 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 3 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 3 to 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 71 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Heavy Rain

    High: 81 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

    Sunny

    High: 78 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 59 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 63. East wind 3 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southeast wind 3 to 5 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 2pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 81. South wind around 7 mph becoming north northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. North wind 6 to 8 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 78.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 59.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 61.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
6:45 pm EDT Jul 25, 2017
7pm EDT Jul 25, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2017
 
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