Heat And Possible Flooding To Start Off The Week

Dangerous heat will impact portions of the Northwest, Northeast, and Mid to Lower Mississippi Valley today. Heat advisories are in effect for these major metro areas: Boston, New York City, Philadelphia, Seattle and St. Louis. A few flash flood concerns today from heavy rain and storms in the Four Corners region, northern New England and the western Ohio Valley into the Mid Mississippi Valley. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

86°F

30°C

Humidity 72%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 29.91 in (1012.4 mb)
Dewpoint 76°F (24°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index96°F (36°C)
Last update 8 Aug 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Heavy Rain
    then
    Scattered
    T-storms and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 65 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 7 mph.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 58 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm.  Sunny, with a high near 84.

    Sunny then
    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm.  Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 11pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 11pm and 1am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 65. West southwest wind 7 to 13 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 79. North wind around 7 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 58. North northeast wind 5 to 7 mph.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 83. Calm wind becoming north northeast around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Wednesday Night
Clear, with a low around 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 3pm. Sunny, with a high near 84.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 79.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 80.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.42°N 86.91°W (Elev. 604 ft)
5:15 pm EDT Aug 8, 2022
6pm EDT Aug 8, 2022-6pm EDT Aug 15, 2022
 
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