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Flooding and Severe Weather Risk Continues This Weekend

More heavy rain will exacerbate flooding in the central and southern U.S. this weekend. In addition, over portions of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Tennessee Valleys, severe thunderstorms are expected. Some storms may produce large hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes. Meanwhile, snow and ice will again affect the Cascades, northern Rockies, upper Midwest, and New England through Sunday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fog/Mist

47°F

8°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed E 10 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.7 mb)
Dewpoint 47°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 24 Feb 4:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

Flood Warning until further notice
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Flood Warning until further notice
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    Flood Warning until further notice

    NOW until further notice

    Flood Warning

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a high near 48. East southeast wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds.  Low around 36. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 13 to 22 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Becoming
    Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 30 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 54 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Clear, with a low around 36.

    Clear

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 48. East southeast wind around 13 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers between 2am and 4am. Some of the storms could produce gusty winds. Low around 36. Breezy, with an east southeast wind 13 to 22 mph becoming west after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 46. West southwest wind around 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 54. Southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
Clear, with a low around 36.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 61.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59.
Wednesday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.4°N 86.88°W (Elev. 646 ft)
5:15 pm EST Feb 24, 2018
5pm EST Feb 24, 2018-6pm EST Mar 3, 2018
 
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