Heat Will Continue in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeast

A very hot and humid airmass will persist over portions of the mid-Atlantic and southeast. Afternoon high temperatures in these areas are forecast to reach 95 to 100 degrees with heat index values ranging from 100 to 110 degrees. Hot temperatures are also expected over portions of the west. In the central and northern Plains, strong to severe thunderstorms are possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

80°F

27°C

Humidity 67%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1017.2 mb)
Dewpoint 68°F (20°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index83°F (28°C)
Last update 26 Jul 1:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East northeast wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 84 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 66 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am.  Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 68 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 82 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 80 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Partly sunny, with a high near 84. East northeast wind around 6 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 66. Light north northeast wind.
Wednesday
Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Calm wind.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 84. Northeast wind 3 to 5 mph.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 80.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 65.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
1:45 pm EDT Jul 26, 2016
2pm EDT Jul 26, 2016-6pm EDT Aug 1, 2016
 
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