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Severe Weather and Flooding Possible Saturday in the Mid-Mississippi & Lower Ohio River Valleys

A potent spring storm system with abundant moisture will bring a chance of significant severe weather and heavy rain across parts of the southern & central Plains to the lower Ohio & Tennessee Valleys on Saturday. Strong tornadoes, extremely large hail, and widespread damaging winds are possible in these areas. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

72°F

22°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed SE 8 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1007.2 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 May 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

Tornado Watch until May 26, 09:00pm
Flood Warning until May 31, 02:00pm
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Flood Warning
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    Tornado Watch until May 26, 09:00pm
    Flood Warning until May 31, 02:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 77 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly between midnight and 5am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 56 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 74 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 54 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between midnight and 2am. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 77. North northeast wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly between midnight and 5am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 7 to 11 mph becoming west in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. West northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Memorial Day
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53.
Wednesday
A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 56.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
6:16 pm EDT May 26, 2017
7pm EDT May 26, 2017-6pm EDT Jun 2, 2017
 
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