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Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

46°F

8°C

Humidity 31%
Wind Speed SW 20 G 30 mph
Barometer 30.05 in (1018.0 mb)
Dewpoint 17°F (-8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill38°F (3°C)
Last update 26 Feb 3:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 46 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 33 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 3 to 8 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 52 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph.  New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 43 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 40%.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 65 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers

    Low: 51 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    High: 55 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    Low: 29 °F

  • Thursday

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

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 46. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. South southwest wind 5 to 9 mph.
Monday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 52. South wind 3 to 8 mph.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southeast wind 6 to 8 mph. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 65. South southwest wind 8 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
Tuesday Night
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Wednesday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. High near 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Wednesday Night
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after midnight, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
A chance of rain showers before 10pm, then a chance of rain and snow showers between 10pm and midnight, then a chance of snow showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 25. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 38.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 53.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.44°N 86.94°W (Elev. 676 ft)
4:15 pm EST Feb 26, 2017
4pm EST Feb 26, 2017-6pm EST Mar 4, 2017
 
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