3-7 day outlook

Forecast updated 1:30pm EST - September 30, 2011

Next week looks dry with high temperatures in the low 70's.

There is a ridge that follows this cut off low that has been over

us for the past week or so.

The image below shows next friday night. There is a high chance of

severe weatherfor the midwest due to a deep trough and warm temperature

advection bringing moisture into the area. This image shows 6 hour precipitation.

The 1.85 inch mark on the map is very heavy rain and has the potential to move

into the West Lafayette area over next weekend.

today's long-range forecast graphic was produced by Jim Palac