Heavy rain from the central Gulf Coast to Southeast U.S. this weekend

Heavy rain is expected from eastern Texas across the Lower Miss. Valley to the Southeast U.S. this weekend. This rain could lead to flash flooding. Meanwhile, heavy rain will also spread into the Northwest U.S., with heavy snow in the higher elevations of the Cascades and northern Rockies. Snow and hazardous travel conditions will impact the upper Midwest and parts of the Great Lake States. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed W 13 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 2.50 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 4 Dec 8:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm.  Patchy fog after 4am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow then
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 31 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.

    Patchy Fog
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 42 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A slight chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow between 9pm and 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. East wind around 6 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Chance
    Rain

    Low: 33 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain likely before noon, then rain and snow likely between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Rain Likely
    then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 27 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 33 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of snow showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Chance Snow
    Showers

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 25 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of snow before 10pm. Patchy fog after 4am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 31. West wind around 8 mph.
Monday
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Light and variable wind becoming south around 6 mph in the morning.
Monday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow before 9pm, then a slight chance of snow between 9pm and 11pm, then a chance of rain after 11pm. Increasing clouds, with a low around 33. East wind around 6 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
Rain likely before noon, then rain and snow likely between noon and 1pm, then a slight chance of rain after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 39. East northeast wind 7 to 9 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27. Northwest wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a low around 24.
Sunday
A 50 percent chance of snow showers. Cloudy, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
9:15 pm EST Dec 4, 2016
9pm EST Dec 4, 2016-6pm EST Dec 11, 2016
 
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