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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.

Fair

43°F

6°C

Humidity 68%
Wind Speed S 9 G 20 mph
Barometer 30.01 in (1016.7 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 17 Nov 12:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 48 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Rain likely before 9pm, then showers between 9pm and 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm.  Temperature rising to around 57 by 5am. South southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms.  Temperature rising to near 59 by 9am, then falling to around 43 during the remainder of the day. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph becoming north northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.

    T-storms

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 28 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind around 11 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 26.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 48.

    Sunny

    High: 48 °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 47.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 47 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48. South wind around 11 mph.
Tonight
Rain likely before 9pm, then showers between 9pm and 10pm, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 10pm. Temperature rising to around 57 by 5am. South southwest wind 11 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms. Temperature rising to near 59 by 9am, then falling to around 43 during the remainder of the day. South southwest wind 9 to 18 mph becoming north northwest in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 34 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind 11 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 32 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 36. West northwest wind around 11 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 26.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 35.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 47.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 28.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 39.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 27.
Thanksgiving Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.44°N 86.94°W (Elev. 676 ft)
12:46 pm EST Nov 17, 2017
1pm EST Nov 17, 2017-6pm EST Nov 23, 2017
 
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