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Significant winter storm to bring heavy snow and ice from the Plains to the upper Midwest, Great Lakes and New England

A strong low pressure system will bring heavy snow, ice, and strong winds from the Plains to the upper Midwest, and western Great Lakes through tonight. Treacherous travel conditions are expected. Wintry precipitation will expand into portions of New England Tuesday into Tuesday night. An inclement pattern will also persist from northern California to the Pacific Northwest into the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

51°F

11°C

Humidity 83%
Wind Speed S 9 mph
Barometer 29.51 in (999.2 mb)
Dewpoint 46°F (8°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill48°F (9°C)
Last update 22 Jan 6:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers likely, mainly after 3am.  Patchy fog after 3am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 37 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Patchy fog before 10am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 33 by 3pm. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of flurries.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 32.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers likely, mainly after 3am. Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 37. Southwest wind 8 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a temperature falling to around 33 by 3pm. West northwest wind 11 to 16 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday
A chance of flurries. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34. West wind 6 to 8 mph.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 44.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 40.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 35.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.42°N 86.91°W (Elev. 604 ft)
6:45 pm EST Jan 22, 2018
7pm EST Jan 22, 2018-6pm EST Jan 29, 2018
 
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