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Severe weather threat shifts east into Mississippi Valley on Wednesday

The National Weather Service Storm Prediction Center expects an enhanced risk of severe weather on Wednesday. The area of greatest concern is from central Missouri through Arkansas into eastern Texas and Louisiana. In this area, damaging winds, very large hail and isolated tornadoes are all possible. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

45°F

7°C

Humidity 86%
Wind Speed E 12 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1022.9 mb)
Dewpoint 41°F (5°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 29 Mar 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind 7 to 13 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 46 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  High near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    High: 61 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 49. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 49 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 53 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 41 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 61.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. East wind 7 to 13 mph.
Tonight
A 10 percent chance of showers after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. East wind 11 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.
Thursday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. High near 61. Southeast wind 9 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Thursday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers. Low around 49. South southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Friday
Showers likely, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 53. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 61.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
Monday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.4°N 86.88°W (Elev. 646 ft)
7:15 am EDT Mar 29, 2017
8am EDT Mar 29, 2017-6pm EDT Apr 4, 2017
 
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