Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and locally heavy rain stretching from the Southern Plains to the Gulf Coast and lower Miss. Valley on Friday. Large hail, locally damaging winds and flash flooding will be the main threats. This activity will continue into Saturday.
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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

A Few Clouds with Haze

53°F

12°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed NE 6 mph
Barometer 30.07 in (1018.3 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Wind Chill51°F (11°C)
Last update 29 Apr 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles NNW Dayton IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 58. East wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers then
    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    High: 58 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 63 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 46 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly after 5am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. East wind 6 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 11am. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 58. East wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could be severe. Cloudy, with a low around 52. East southeast wind 5 to 11 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Cloudy, with a high near 63. Northeast wind 6 to 8 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 8pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8pm and 2am, then a slight chance of showers after 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 46. North northeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
A 10 percent chance of showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 43.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles NNW Dayton IN
 40.42°N 86.8°W (Elev. 653 ft)
7:45 pm EDT Apr 29, 2016
8pm EDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm EDT May 6, 2016
 
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