A cool and soggy Wednesday

A cool and soggy Wednesday

Showers will continue to fall for much of the day ahead. However, the showers will become more scattered by the afternoon and begin to taper off around 4 p.m. EST. Highs will reach the upper 40s and lower 50s.

Wednesday, November 15th 2017, 12:34 PM EST by Amber Hardwick
Dense Fog Advisory issued for NE counties

Dense Fog Advisory issued for NE counties

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for White, Cass, Miami, Pulaski and Fulton counties until 8 a.m. CST/ 9 a.m. EST.

Tuesday, November 14th 2017, 8:06 AM EST by Amber Hardwick
Gloomy start to Monday

Gloomy start to Monday

It has been a foggy and cloudy start to the work week. However, the system that brought the area showers yesterday has moved out and now higher pressure is going to travel over the state for the next couple of days. Greater Lafayette is going to have a b

Monday, November 13th 2017, 8:53 AM EST by Amber Hardwick
The coldest day since mid-March

The coldest day since mid-March

We are tracking bitter temperatures today as lows plummeted into the lower 20s! Wind chills even fell into the teens through the morning commute. There was a big temperatures drop in the wake of the cold front that passed over the state yesterday

Friday, November 10th 2017, 12:36 PM EST by Amber Hardwick
Tracking a big drop in temperatures

Tracking a big drop in temperatures

Skies are mostly clear this morning and areas of fog developed across the viewing area. Since temperatures have dropped below freezing (upper 20s), the fog is considered freezing fog. The freezing fog has brought widespread frost to Greater Lafayette.

Thursday, November 9th 2017, 8:17 AM EST by Amber Hardwick
Handicap parking a concern in Wabash Landing

Handicap parking a concern in Wabash Landing

Wabash Landing along State Street has undergone a major facelift but one problem sticks out to some people: the amount of handicapped parking.

Wednesday, November 8th 2017, 6:51 PM EST by Cameron Hardin
Falling temperatures this week

Falling temperatures this week

A few showers traveled over the area last night and now the rainfall is east of Greater Lafayette. Dry weather conditions are expected for the rest of the day. Skies will be mostly cloudy this morning with decreasing cloud cover by the afternoon.

Tuesday, November 7th 2017, 6:54 AM EST by Amber Hardwick
Coldest Temperatures in Months

Coldest Temperatures in Months

Good Evening,Today's high temperature of 50° marked our coolest afternoon high of the month to date, but with some of the coldest temperatures we've experienced in several months on their way, we may find ourselves wishing for the 50s before the week

Monday, November 6th 2017, 6:51 PM EST by Cameron Hopman
Quiet weather for the work week

Quiet weather for the work week

Mostly cloudy skies will remain over the area this morning and there should be more peeks of sunshine this afternoon. Temperatures will struggle to rise into the mid-40s today, which is nearly 10 degrees below normal for early November.

Monday, November 6th 2017, 7:26 AM EST by Amber Hardwick
Severe Thunderstorm Warning

Severe Thunderstorm Warning

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning has been issued for

Sunday, November 5th 2017, 4:16 PM EST by Cameron Hardin
Tornado Watch in Effect

Tornado Watch in Effect

A Tornado Watch has been issued for Tippecanoe, Warren, Carroll, Montgomery and Clinton counties until 7 PM EST.

Sunday, November 5th 2017, 12:14 PM EST by Cameron Hardin
First round of storms moving through

First round of storms moving through

Good morning! Heavy rain & loud rumbles of thunder can already be heard around the area.

Sunday, November 5th 2017, 10:07 AM EST by Cameron Hardin
Severe Weather Threat Sunday

Severe Weather Threat Sunday

We will see chances for showers and thunderstorms throughout the day tomorrow.

Saturday, November 4th 2017, 8:03 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
UPDATE: Risk for Severe Weather Sunday

UPDATE: Risk for Severe Weather Sunday

Good Evening,In their latest convective outlook, the Storm Prediction Center of America has placed the entirety of Greater Lafayette and much of the state of Indiana under an Enhanced Risk for Severe Weather for Sunday afternoon and evening.A cold

Friday, November 3rd 2017, 7:57 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Mild and soggy day

Mild and soggy day

Have the rain gear on hand throughout the day because we are tracking rain chances for the morning and afternoon. Light rain has been falling over the viewing area during the morning commute.

Thursday, November 2nd 2017, 8:55 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

Severe Weather Possible Sunday Evening

Good Morning,While we'll continue to deal with sporadic rain chances throughout our Thursday, it appears as though Sunday will bring about our next real chance for organized thunderstorms.A cold front expected to pass that evening will interac

Thursday, November 2nd 2017, 1:42 AM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking our next round of rain

Tracking our next round of rain

he area will remain dry through the early afternoon, but our next round of rainfall will arrive at the start of the evening commute. Temperatures will gradually rise throughout the day and reach the upper 40s by 4 p.m. EDT.

Wednesday, November 1st 2017, 12:39 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Cool evening for trick-or-treating

Cool evening for trick-or-treating

Happy Halloween! We are tracking dry weather for the day and cloud cover will decrease through the early afternoon hours. Highs will struggle rise today and will only reach into the lower to mid-40s this afternoon.

Tuesday, October 31st 2017, 12:25 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Frozen with Fear and Cold Temperatures

Frozen with Fear and Cold Temperatures

Good Evening,The National Weather Service has placed the southern half of the region under a Freeze Warning for early Tuesday morning. Temperatures overnight may dip into the upper 20s for many of us; we'll fall to 30° in Lafayette.Halloween's

Monday, October 30th 2017, 6:48 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking showers and a chilly night

Tracking showers and a chilly night

A cold front is going to travel over the state today and the boundary is bringing scattered rainfall to the area this morning. Light rain is beginning to fall in Greater Lafayette at this hour.

Monday, October 30th 2017, 8:45 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Slightly warmer as we make our way through the work week

Slightly warmer as we make our way through the work week

After a chilly weekend we will get a little relief from those cold temperatures over the next few days.

Sunday, October 29th 2017, 11:17 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
More rain on the way

More rain on the way

Prepare for showers today! Much of the area has been dry this morning, but we are tracking big changes in the forecast for today. An approaching cold front is going to bring our next round of rainfall to Greater Lafayette.

Friday, October 27th 2017, 8:06 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Another Cold Front, Another Bout of Cold Air

Another Cold Front, Another Bout of Cold Air

Good Evening,After falling to 30° early this morning, we ended up more than doubling our overnight low temperature this afternoon; today's high of 62° was our warmest since Monday. Temp LineIn fact, today's single day temperature surge of 32

Thursday, October 26th 2017, 10:56 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Frost Advisory issued for Greater Lafayette

Frost Advisory issued for Greater Lafayette

Bundle up this morning! Temperatures have dropped into the lower 30s this morning and we are tracking widespread frost across the area. The National Weather Service has a Frost Advisory in effect through 9 a.m. EDT.

Thursday, October 26th 2017, 7:09 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Chilly start to Wednesday

Chilly start to Wednesday

It is a bitter start to Wednesday because we are tracking temperatures in the upper 30s. Westerly winds between five and 10 MPH is making it feel even cooler outside. Wind chill values have dropped into the upper 20s and lower 30s!

Wednesday, October 25th 2017, 8:01 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Becoming Cool, Clear Overnight

Becoming Cool, Clear Overnight

Good Morning,With our rainfall finally moving out of the region, clearer conditions are expected to settle in over the viewing area during teh predawn hours Wednesday. The clearer skies aloft will plunge temperatures across Greater Lafayette to their low

Wednesday, October 25th 2017, 12:27 AM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Falling temperatures for Tuesday

Falling temperatures for Tuesday

Not only will there be rain chances today, but temperatures will gradually fall. This morning is going to be the “warmest” time of the day with temperatures in the upper 40s. We will drop into the lower.

Tuesday, October 24th 2017, 6:20 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Tracking scattered rain this Monday

Tracking scattered rain this Monday

We have been tracking widespread showers across the WLFI viewing area this morning. The rainfall at this hour (9 a.m.) is becoming more scattered points south of Lafayette. However, you will want to have the rain gear on you throughout the day.

Monday, October 23rd 2017, 9:54 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Rainy start to the work week

Rainy start to the work week

Chances for rain will increase throughout the evening hours and overnight hours

Sunday, October 22nd 2017, 5:53 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Another warm and dry day

Another warm and dry day

We are seeing a comfortable start to the day with temps around 50°.

Thursday, October 19th 2017, 5:38 AM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Staying warm

Staying warm

It was another chilly start to the day but we will end up being a little bit above average and very sunny. Highs will be right around 70° this afternoon.

Wednesday, October 18th 2017, 12:22 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Hints of a Significant Cool Down Next Week

Hints of a Significant Cool Down Next Week

Good Evening,In my last post to this blog, I detailed Greater Lafayette's anticipated unseasonably warm, dry conditions and how long they would last. Looking past our immediate future, there's now evidence to suggest that we may experience a signifi

Tuesday, October 17th 2017, 5:42 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking another quiet day

Tracking another quiet day

We are tracking a high pressure system that has situated itself over the Tennessee Valley and it will continue to bring dry weather conditions to Greater Lafayette. Skies will remain mostly sunny through the afternoon hours.

Tuesday, October 17th 2017, 12:33 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
High Pressure and Lafayette's Bone Dry Forecast

High Pressure and Lafayette's Bone Dry Forecast

Good Evening,Sunday morning's passing cold front made for a cool and gloomy end to our weekend and directly led to our coolest morning in Lafayette in over five months! Brr, that 37° was chilly! With the cold front now settled off the East

Monday, October 16th 2017, 10:38 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Brisk start to the work week

Brisk start to the work week

We are kicking off the work week with cool and crisp weather conditions. Kids will want to have a coat at the bus stop this morning! Temperatures have dropped into the upper 30s and lower 40s. Skies will become mostly clear through the morning commute.

Monday, October 16th 2017, 7:05 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Severe weather threat

Severe weather threat

A strong storm system is moving through Illinois right now. Prompting Tornado Watches and Tornado Warnings.

Saturday, October 14th 2017, 7:11 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Pleasant end to week

Pleasant end to week

The weather is going to be pleasant this evening and if you plan on going to high school football games tonight, you may want to have a light jacket. Temperatures will fall into the lower 60s by 9 p.m. EDT and into the 50s early tomorrow morning.

Friday, October 13th 2017, 12:57 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Cloudy skies through the afternoon

Cloudy skies through the afternoon

It has been another gloomy day over Greater Lafayette. Skies are overcast this midday and temperatures are struggling to rise because of the cloud cover over the area. Patchy fog and drizzle will still be possible through the lunch hour.

Thursday, October 12th 2017, 11:49 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Cool, Gloomy and Grey

Cool, Gloomy and Grey

Good Evening, Last night's passing low left Greater Lafayette with its coolest afternoon in over five months! After hitting 66° around 2:00 A.M. ET, temperatures dipped into the mid 50s and failed to climb back above 61° (which we reach

Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 7:22 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Lingering rainfall Wednesday morning

Lingering rainfall Wednesday morning

We are tracking a system traveling northeast over the Great Lakes today and it will allow showers to linger over the area through the morning hours. Prepare for a gloomy day with skies remaining mainly cloudy.

Wednesday, October 11th 2017, 8:15 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Sun for Monday, Rain for Tuesday

Sun for Monday, Rain for Tuesday

Good Evening,It was another abnormally mild day throughout Greater Lafayette; in fact today's high of 80° in Lafayette marked our fourth day at or above 80° this month!There are however, some pretty big changes on tap for the region and it's all

Monday, October 9th 2017, 6:43 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Nate remnants moving out

Nate remnants moving out

Clouds will break apart this midday and skies will turn mostly sunny during the afternoon. The sunshine will help temperatures climb into the mid to upper 70s, which is 10 degrees above average for this time of year.

Monday, October 9th 2017, 7:12 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Chances for rain and storms this evening

Chances for rain and storms this evening

Rain will soon be moving in to the area. Will be accompanied with a cool down

Saturday, October 7th 2017, 5:36 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Potential for Severe Weather Saturday

Potential for Severe Weather Saturday

Good Evening,After what ended up being a damp end to the work week, there's more rain on tap for Greater Lafayette for our Saturday.As the lo responsible for all of today's scattered rainfall lifts northward, its associated cold front will sweep eastward

Friday, October 6th 2017, 9:26 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Rain chances into the weekend

Rain chances into the weekend

We are tracking rain on Precision 18 Radar this morning. There are no thunderstorms, but heavy downpours are going to be possible during the first half of the day. Temperatures will remain in the 60s through the morning commute.

Friday, October 6th 2017, 9:04 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Another Dose of Rain Arrives Overnight

Another Dose of Rain Arrives Overnight

Good Evening,I'm tracking a warm front currently sweeping through the Midwest that's expected to supply the region with our next round of rainfall beginning overnight.Current models indicate that the first of the organized rainfall with reach

Thursday, October 5th 2017, 6:33 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Rainy start to your Thursday

Rainy start to your Thursday

For the second straight day we are waking up to rain. However, today we will be seeing that light to moderate rain until the lunch hour.

Thursday, October 5th 2017, 5:10 AM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Warmth and Rain Chances Linger

Warmth and Rain Chances Linger

Good EveningScattered rainfall arriving ahead of our passing cold front made for a bit of a damp start to our Wednesday. Some parts of the region received as much as ¾" of total precipitation.I'm tracking an inbound warm front and associated

Wednesday, October 4th 2017, 5:20 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Soggy end to the work week

Soggy end to the work week

We have been tracking scattered rainfall through the morning hours with non-severe thunderstorms embedded within the system. The widespread showers have moved out of the area.

Wednesday, October 4th 2017, 12:21 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Tracking our next round of rainfall

Tracking our next round of rainfall

The area will become mostly cloudy by midday. Several locations will likely stay dry today, but there is going to be a very slight chance for isolated showers during the early afternoon.

Tuesday, October 3rd 2017, 6:50 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Warm and dry start to October

Warm and dry start to October

We are tracking a dry start to the work week because of a high pressure system over the northeast portion of the United States. Skies will turn mostly sunny this midday with highs climbing into the upper 70s and lower 80s.

Monday, October 2nd 2017, 7:15 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Warming up to start the work week

Warming up to start the work week

We had a very pleasant weekend with temperatures around average and sunny skies. That is going to change throughout the first few days of the work week, though.

Sunday, October 1st 2017, 10:10 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Tracking a pleasant weekend

Tracking a pleasant weekend

We are tracking another pleasant day for Greater Lafayette. Temperatures are going to be comfortable through the afternoon with highs in the lower to mid-70s. There may be scattered cloud cover at times today because a very weak cold front.y.

Friday, September 29th 2017, 9:57 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Nice Weather, So Many Activities

Nice Weather, So Many Activities

Good Evening,Today's gorgeous, clear weather will linger into the evening allowing for another chance to see the International Space Station pass overhead.Keep your eyes to the western horizon at 8:29 P.M. ET and look for a bright light slowly stre

Thursday, September 28th 2017, 5:48 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking comfortable weather through the weekend

Tracking comfortable weather through the weekend

Temperatures today are going to be even cooler today compared to yesterday. For now, we are seeing partly cloudy skies, but cloud cover will break up this afternoon and the area will become mostly clear this evening.

Thursday, September 28th 2017, 10:36 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Fall Has Finally Returned

Fall Has Finally Returned

Good Evening,Last night's passing cold front left temperatures this afternoon significantly cooler than yesterday's! In fact, today's high temperatures of 76° was our coolest in two weeks.We'll dip back into the upper 40s and low 50s early Thurs

Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 5:59 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Isolated rain possible this morning

Isolated rain possible this morning

Much of the viewing area is dry this morning, but we are tracking a few showers in our northern counties. The spotty rainfall is slowly traveling ESE and it will bring a very slight chance for rain through the morning hours.

Wednesday, September 27th 2017, 8:00 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
We Have Ourselves a Cold Front

We Have Ourselves a Cold Front

Good Evening,It's Right There! C'mon! The long awaited cold front expected to usher actual fall-like conditions in across Greater Lafayette remains just to our west this evening.It will swing through the viewing area late tonight and

Tuesday, September 26th 2017, 5:51 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Cooler weather on the way

Cooler weather on the way

Today is going to be the last day with summer-like heat before a cool down arrives. Skies will remain mostly sunny throughout much of the day, but more clouds will begin to build into Greater Lafayette during the evening commute.

Tuesday, September 26th 2017, 6:35 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Inbound Cold Front to Supply Relief From the Heat

Inbound Cold Front to Supply Relief From the Heat

Good Evening,It's about time! Finally, we're able to actually discuss an end to this stifling late-summer/early-fall heat in detail! Unfortunately, that end won't arrive for at least another 36 hours or so.CurrentsToday marks our 6th straight day of 87&d

Monday, September 25th 2017, 5:58 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Above average highs on Monday

Above average highs on Monday

No rain to talk about in today’s forecast because a high pressure system has situated itself over Ohio. Skies will remain mostly clear and temperatures will rebound into the upper 80s. Lafayette’s forecast high is 89°, which is 15 degrees above average.

Monday, September 25th 2017, 8:01 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Staying hot... for now

Staying hot... for now

It has been extremely hot the past several days. We have hit 90° or higher 4 out of the last 5 days.

Sunday, September 24th 2017, 11:19 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Homecoming Weekend Forecast

Homecoming Weekend Forecast

Good Evening,While fall may be officially underway here in Greater Lafayette, it's not going to feel like it for some time, especially for those of you celebrating Purdue's homecoming.Simple Plan kicks off the festivities this evening at Slay

Friday, September 22nd 2017, 5:50 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
First day of Fall? Sure not feeling like it..

First day of Fall? Sure not feeling like it..

Happy first day of Fall but don't break out the sweaters just yet. We will once again be in the 90s this afternoon. That's around 15° above average.

Friday, September 22nd 2017, 12:19 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Heat wave continues through the weekend

Heat wave continues through the weekend

Prepare for another hot and humid day in Greater Lafayette. Highs are going to soar into the upper 80s and lower 90s this afternoon. The combination of the heat and humidity will create dangerously high heat indices during the late afternoon hours.

Thursday, September 21st 2017, 8:37 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Tracking above average highs

Tracking above average highs

High will peak into the upper 80s this afternoon and higher humidity values will make it feel even hotter outside! Heat indices in the mid-90s are expected this afternoon and for the next several days.

Wednesday, September 20th 2017, 12:48 PM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Say Hello to the Heat

Say Hello to the Heat

Good Evening,Some lingering cloud cover kept temperatures from climbing much higher than the upper 70s and low 80s this afternoon, but that won't be the case going forward. Surface MapA stubborn complex of higher pressure camping out over the easter

Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 5:39 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
More rain chances this Tuesday

More rain chances this Tuesday

Spotty showers are still showing up on Precision 18 Radar at 6 a.m. EDT. Prepare for scattered rainfall this morning and afternoon with a slight chance for isolated thunderstorms. Temperatures through the morning commute will stay in the mid-60s.

Tuesday, September 19th 2017, 7:05 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Summer's Days Are Numbered, but What About This Heat?

Summer's Days Are Numbered, but What About This Heat?

Good Evening,Fall is right around the corner! Some leaves have already begun to change, pumpkin spice everything has filled the shelves at the local supermarkets and the annual Autumnal Equinox will occur at 4:02 P.M. ET on Friday afternoon (officia

Monday, September 18th 2017, 5:33 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking a hot and humid work week

Tracking a hot and humid work week

Watch for light showers throughout the morning commute. We are tracking spotty showers on Precision 18 Radar this morning and the rain is slowly traveling northeast. Patchy drizzle and light fog will also be possible for the next few hours.

Monday, September 18th 2017, 8:07 AM EDT
Rain chances move in tomorrow

Rain chances move in tomorrow

After a dry and cool stretch over the past several days, we will have a chance for rain and a few isolated storms tomorrow.

Saturday, September 16th 2017, 11:11 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
La Niña Watch Issued

La Niña Watch Issued

Good Evening,The Climate Prediction Center has issued a La Niña Watch for the United States for the Winter months of 2017 and 2018. The CPC has determined that there is a 55% to 60% chance of La Niña occurring in the coming

Friday, September 15th 2017, 3:29 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking above average highs

Tracking above average highs

Dry weather conditions are expected this Friday with mostly sunny skies through the afternoon. Temperatures will exceed Lafayette’s average high of 78° this afternoon. The area will see highs in the lower to mid-80s today.

Friday, September 15th 2017, 7:16 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Remaining Dry for Now

Remaining Dry for Now

Good Evening,The latest data from the U.S. Drought Monitor was released early today; it was unsurprising to see the "Abnormally Dry" designation expand to include parts of Fountain, Warren, Montgomery, Newton and Jasper Counties.With the departure o

Thursday, September 14th 2017, 4:14 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Tracking dense fog Thursday morning

Tracking dense fog Thursday morning

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog advisory for several counties across the WLFI viewing area this morning. You will want to give yourself extra time to reach your destinations this morning because of the thick fog.

Thursday, September 14th 2017, 7:03 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Summer-Like Warmth on the Way

Summer-Like Warmth on the Way

Good Evening,I wouldn't necessarily use the term "cold" to describe our gloomy and grey Wednesday, but I wouldn't use the term "mild" either. These overcast skies, fall-like temperatures and isolated showers? Blame them all on Irma.The complex of cl

Wednesday, September 13th 2017, 4:16 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Farmers hope early flooding doesn't affect yields

Farmers hope early flooding doesn't affect yields

It's almost harvest time for farmers and there's a lot of uncertainty this year compared to recent seasons.

Wednesday, September 13th 2017, 3:17 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Tracking light showers on radar

Tracking light showers on radar

Scattered rainfall is moving over Indiana this morning and the moisture is associated with the remnants from Irma. We are not expecting a washout today, but an occasional shower will be possible this morning and afternoon.

Wednesday, September 13th 2017, 9:23 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Dew Points to Irma

Dew Points to Irma

Good Evening,On August 30th the National Hurricane Center named it's ninth storm of the 2017 hurricane season. At that point, Irma was just a tropical storm headed for the Leeward Islands.Fast forward nearly two weeks and the once Category 5 Hu

Tuesday, September 12th 2017, 4:33 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Rainfall arrives this afternoon

Rainfall arrives this afternoon

The remnants of Irma are impacting several states this morning and the rainfall is moving into southern Indiana. The system will slowly travel northwest today and eventually bring a chance for rain in Greater Lafayette.

Tuesday, September 12th 2017, 8:38 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Irma's Coming

Irma's Coming

Good Evening,Hurricane Irma left a path of downed trees, structural damage and significant flooding in it's wake as it made its way northward across the Florida peninsula and into southern Georgia over these last 36 hours or so.Now

Monday, September 11th 2017, 6:57 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Irma's impact on Greater Lafayette

Irma's impact on Greater Lafayette

Hurricane Irma has been downgraded to a Category 1 hurricane. The storm has weakened because it has been traveling over the Florida peninsula. The eye is now north of the Tampa area and Irma will continue to weaken.

Monday, September 11th 2017, 8:05 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Cool and dry start to the work week

Cool and dry start to the work week

It was a beautiful weekend and it's going to be a cool start to the work week. Expect temperatures in the mid 40s when you are waking up in the morning.

Sunday, September 10th 2017, 11:05 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Cooling off for football games

Cooling off for football games

A high pressure system has situated itself over the Great Lakes and it will bring the area dry weather conditions through the weekend. This afternoon, Greater Lafayette will reside under a mostly sunny sky with afternoon highs in the lower to mid-70s.

Friday, September 8th 2017, 11:27 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Slightly Warmer (but Still Cool) Weekend Ahead

Slightly Warmer (but Still Cool) Weekend Ahead

Good Evening, It was another cooler-than-average day throughout Greater Lafayette; afternoon highs only climbed as high the mid 60s for many of us and it's all thanks to a combination of high and low pressure spread across the eastern half of the co

Thursday, September 7th 2017, 5:49 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Staying cool... But comfortable

Staying cool... But comfortable

Another chilly start to the morning with temps in the 40s but the winds were calm so the wind chill wasn't too bad.

Thursday, September 7th 2017, 12:21 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Fall Is in the Air

Fall Is in the Air

Good Evening,Clear skies overnight paired, with our northerly wind flow and cool Canadian air drove temperatures in Lafayette this morning to their lowest point since June 1st. After observing 46° earlier on, temperatures haven't exactly re

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 4:31 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Few chances for rain this afternoon

Few chances for rain this afternoon

It was a chilly start to the day out there. We saw temperatures in the mid 40s this morning with a slight breeze as well.

Wednesday, September 6th 2017, 11:42 AM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Irma and Our Cool Down

Irma and Our Cool Down

Good Evening, Hurricane Irma was officially upgraded to a Category 5 hurricane earlier this morning, making it the Atlantic's first category 5 storm since Matthew last October.While the storm remains over 2,000 miles away from Greater Laf

Tuesday, September 5th 2017, 5:00 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Cooling off this work week

Cooling off this work week

Temperatures are going to be much cooler this afternoon with northwesterly winds flowing into northern Indiana. Highs will rise into the lower 70s this afternoon under a partly cloudy sky.

Tuesday, September 5th 2017, 7:55 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Tonight's Cold Front and Our Severe Weather

Tonight's Cold Front and Our Severe Weather

Good Afternoon,I'm tracking a potent cold front that is expected to supply Greater Lafayette with a defined line of showers and storms this evening prompting the Storm Prediction Center of America to place much of the viewing are under an Enhanced

Monday, September 4th 2017, 3:57 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Severe weather threat for Labor Day

Severe weather threat for Labor Day

A cold front is going to travel over the state tonight and bring scattered thunderstorms to Greater Lafayette. Some storms may become severe with the main threats being damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and heavy rain with hail.

Monday, September 4th 2017, 7:52 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Labor Day storm chances

Labor Day storm chances

We are looking at a beautiful start to Labor Day tomorrow.

Sunday, September 3rd 2017, 5:42 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Fall, Frenzy and the Holiday Weekend

Fall, Frenzy and the Holiday Weekend

Good Evening, Happy Meteorological Fall! September 1st unofficially kicks off the season, though it won't officially begin until the Autumnal Equinox on September 22nd. Whether or not you consider the first of September Fall, it certainly felt like

Friday, September 1st 2017, 6:58 PM EDT by Cameron Hopman
Temps cool for high school football but warm up tomorrow

Temps cool for high school football but warm up tomorrow

Temperatures are about 15 degrees below average for this time of the year.

Friday, September 1st 2017, 12:41 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Big drop in temperatures tomorrow

Big drop in temperatures tomorrow

We are looking at a beautiful Thursday around the area with partly sunny skies and temperatures in the mid 70s.

Thursday, August 31st 2017, 3:32 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Dense Fog Advisory issued in NW counties

Dense Fog Advisory issued in NW counties

The National Weather Service has issued a Dense Fog Advisory for our northwestern counties until 9 a.m. CDT/ 10 a.m. EDT. The advisory includes Benton, Newton and Jasper counties.

Wednesday, August 30th 2017, 7:56 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
Slight chance for afternoon showers

Slight chance for afternoon showers

Precision 18 Radar is quiet, but there is going to be a slight chance for isolated showers during the afternoon. Otherwise, you can expect a mostly cloudy sky with highs in the mid to upper 70s.

Wednesday, August 30th 2017, 7:52 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick
More chances for showers and storms in the morning

More chances for showers and storms in the morning

Just like Monday, there will be chances for showers and a few rumbles of thunder for our morning commute and at the bus stop.

Monday, August 28th 2017, 11:31 PM EDT by Cameron Hardin
Soggy start to the work week

Soggy start to the work week

We are tracking a low pressure system traveling over the Great Lakes and it is bringing scattered rainfall to Greater Lafayette. Watch for spotty showers through the morning commute with temperatures in the lower 60s.

Monday, August 28th 2017, 7:35 AM EDT by Amber Hardwick