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Active Weather Continues in the West; Potent Cold Front to Move Through the East this Weekend

A complex weather system will continue to bring active conditions over the Western U.S. through early Saturday, including more heavy snowfall through the Rockies. Farther east, a potent cold front will advance through the Ohio Valley Saturday, bringing rain and a few strong thunderstorms. As the front clears the east coast on Sunday, colder and gusty conditions will return. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 75%
Wind Speed S 8 mph
Barometer 29.57 in (1001.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill52°F (11°C)
Last update 18 Nov 1:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 45. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Patchy fog. Temperature falling to around 42 by 5pm. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Blustery then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 29 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Decreasing
    Clouds

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 27 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 47.

    Sunny

    High: 47 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 25.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 25 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog after 3am. Low around 45. South southwest wind 13 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Saturday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Patchy fog. Temperature falling to around 42 by 5pm. Breezy, with a southwest wind 11 to 16 mph becoming north northwest 18 to 23 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 39 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Blustery, with a northwest wind 15 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 27. Southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 47.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 25.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 36.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
2:16 am EST Nov 18, 2017
2am EST Nov 18, 2017-6pm EST Nov 24, 2017
 
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