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Severe weather and flash flooding possible in separate areas Saturday

Severe weather will be possible across portions of the central and northern Plains Saturday. Primary threats will be large hail and damaging winds although a brief tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the Mississippi and Tennessee Valleys, heavy rainfall could lead to flash flooding where 1 to 2 inches of rainfall is possible through Sunday morning.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fog/Mist

59°F

15°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 29.98 in (1015.0 mb)
Dewpoint 57°F (14°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 4 Jul 7:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Dayton IN

  • Independence
    Day

    Patchy Fog

    Patchy
    Fog

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 61 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 85 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Mostly Clear

    Mostly
    Clear

    Low: 65 °F

  • Monday

    Mostly Sunny

    Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Tuesday

    Showers Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 77 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 63 °F

  • Wednesday

    Chance Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 75 °F

Detailed Forecast

Independence Day
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 82. Calm wind.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 61. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph after midnight.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. South wind 7 to 9 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tuesday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 8am. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Dayton IN
 40.42°N 86.8°W (Elev. 653 ft)
7:55 am EDT Jul 4, 2015
9am EDT Jul 4, 2015-6pm EDT Jul 10, 2015
 
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