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Severe Thunderstorms over the Plains, Heavy Rain Threat Continues over Portions of the Mississippi Valley

Heavy rainfall with localized flooding will remain possible over portions of the Mississippi Valley and the Plains through midweek. In addition, severe thunderstorms will be possible over the southern and central Plains. Some of the storms could contain damaging winds and large hail. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

79°F

26°C

Humidity 79%
Wind Speed S 7 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 72°F (22°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 16 Aug 9:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 83 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 62.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 86.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 65 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind 6 to 11 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. West southwest wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. West wind 6 to 9 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. West southwest wind 3 to 6 mph.
Saturday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 83. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 86.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.
Monday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Tuesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.4°N 86.88°W (Elev. 646 ft)
9:45 pm EDT Aug 16, 2017
10pm EDT Aug 16, 2017-6pm EDT Aug 23, 2017
 
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