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Heavy Rain Expected in the Northeast; Strong Thunderstorms Possible in Texas

A slow-moving low pressure center will shift into the Northeast today, bringing heavy rain to some areas, especially coastal Maine. The rain combined with snowmelt has increased the threat for flooding in parts of New England. At the southern end of the front, isolated strong-to-severe thunderstorms are possible in the Rio Grande Valley in Texas today. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

61°F

16°C

Humidity 43%
Wind Speed N 15 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.9 mb)
Dewpoint 38°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 25 Apr 3:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Patchy frost after 2am.  Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    then Patchy
    Frost

    Low: 34 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Patchy frost before 8am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.

    Patchy Frost
    then Sunny

    High: 63 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 56.

    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

    Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Patchy frost after 2am. Otherwise, mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Patchy frost before 8am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 63. Calm wind becoming east northeast around 5 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Light and variable wind.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 6 to 11 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 56.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 63.
Sunday Night
Clear, with a low around 42.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 72.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 54.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.42°N 86.94°W (Elev. 630 ft)
3:45 pm EDT Apr 25, 2018
4pm EDT Apr 25, 2018-6pm EDT May 1, 2018
 
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