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Excessive Heat Continues in the Southwest

Temperatures across the Desert Southwest could exceed 115 degrees once again today. A cold front will drop temperatures somewhat across the Pacific Northwest, but gusty winds will create high fire danger across the Great Basin, Utah and interior Northwest. Elsewhere, severe thunderstorms are possible across the central and northern plains. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

70°F

21°C

Humidity 46%
Wind Speed W 15 G 21 mph
Barometer 30.12 in (1019.8 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 26 Jun 12:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm.  Patchy fog after 2am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest  after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 55 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 81 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 83 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 72. West wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers between 8pm and 11pm. Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 49. West northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming west northwest around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. South southeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81. South wind 8 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of showers between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8pm and 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
12:16 pm EDT Jun 26, 2017
1pm EDT Jun 26, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 2, 2017
 
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