Storms in the Central U.S.; Dangerous Heat in the South; Critical Fire Weather in the West

A cold front moving across the U.S. will bring strong to severe storms from the South-Central Plains to the Upper Midwest. Storms may produce damaging winds, large hail, and a couple of tornadoes. Dangerous heat continues in the south, especially, Texas. Temperatures moderate slightly in the Southwest. Critical fire weather conditions persist in the Great Basin and into northeastern California. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

64°F

18°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed Calm
Barometer 30.00 in (1015.3 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 14 Jul 1:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

4 Miles NNW Boswell IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.

    Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 86. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Sunny

    High: 86 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 65 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Heavy Rain

    Low: 69 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 90 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Clear, with a low around 60. Calm wind.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 86. Light southeast wind becoming south 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. South southeast wind around 5 mph.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 5pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph.
Wednesday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 11pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 11pm and 2am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.
Thursday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 2pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.
Friday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Sunday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 95.
Sunday Night
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.
Monday
A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
4 Miles NNW Boswell IN
 40.57°N 87.39°W
1:15 am EDT Jul 14, 2020
2am EDT Jul 14, 2020-6pm EDT Jul 20, 2020
 
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