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Winter Travel Impacts from the Southern to the Northeast U.S.; Increasingly unsettled in the West

A winter Storm will continue to impact the Southern Plains to the Southeast, and to the Northeast into tonight. Snow packed and icy roads are creating hazardous travel conditions, and unusually cold temperatures and gusty winds are bringing chilly conditions into the farthest southern locations. Out west, a series of weather systems will bring heavy rain, mountain snows, and gusty winds. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

12°F

-11°C

Humidity 77%
Wind Speed W 8 mph
Barometer 30.56 in (1036.2 mb)
Dewpoint 6°F (-14°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill0°F (-18°C)
Last update 17 Jan 12:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Sunny, with a high near 16. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 16 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -1. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 13 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 36. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 29.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 29 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 43 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of rain.  Cloudy, with a high near 50.

    Chance Rain

    High: 50 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Sunny, with a high near 16. West southwest wind 7 to 9 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 13. Wind chill values as low as -1. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 30. Wind chill values as low as zero. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southwest wind 8 to 11 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 36. South southwest wind 8 to 13 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 29.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of rain after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Cloudy, with a high near 50.
Sunday Night
Rain likely, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Monday
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.42°N 86.94°W (Elev. 630 ft)
1:16 pm EST Jan 17, 2018
1pm EST Jan 17, 2018-6pm EST Jan 23, 2018
 
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