Severe Thunderstorms And Locally Heavy Rainfall Possible Over Portions Of The Plains, Midwest, And Southeast

A stationary front will keep scattered showers and thunderstorms in the forecast through Thursday over portions of the Plains, Midwest,and southeast U.S. A few of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Hot temperatures will continue across portions of the Desert Southwest and Inter-Mountain West.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

75°F

24°C

Humidity 55%
Wind Speed S 3 mph
Barometer 29.94 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 30 Jun 6:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 51 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 76 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light east northeast wind.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 76 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 63 °F

  • Independence
    Day

    Independence Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. South southwest wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 76. North wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 51. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76. Northeast wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. Light east northeast wind.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.
Sunday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Independence Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 80.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.4°N 86.88°W (Elev. 646 ft)
6:45 pm EDT Jun 30, 2016
7pm EDT Jun 30, 2016-6pm EDT Jul 7, 2016
 
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