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Severe Thunderstorms Possible from the Central Plains to the Ohio Valley

Severe thunderstorms containing damaging winds, large to very large hail, heavy rainfall, and isolated tornadoes will be possible Thursday from the Central Plains into the Great Lakes. The primary threat is expected to move into the Great Lakes on Friday. Heavy rainfall with these thunderstorms could cause localized flooding. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Partly Cloudy

73°F

23°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SW 10 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.86 in (1010.7 mb)
Dewpoint 63°F (17°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 29 Jun 4:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Today: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 71 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 10 mph.  New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 64 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Southwest wind 13 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Tonight
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 71. South southwest wind 7 to 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Southwest wind around 10 mph. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. West wind 5 to 8 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Monday
A slight chance of showers, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Independence Day
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
5:15 am EDT Jun 29, 2017
5am EDT Jun 29, 2017-6pm EDT Jul 5, 2017
 
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