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Arctic air dropping through the northern and eastern U.S. and a storm off the east coast will bring periods of snow, very cold wind chills and hazardous traveling conditions from the Upper Great Lakes to the Northeast. Meanwhile in southern California, Santa Ana winds will decrease but hot, dry air will remain over the area with elevated fire weather conditions. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

28°F

-2°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 14 G 21 mph
Barometer 29.67 in (1005.4 mb)
Dewpoint 9°F (-13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill17°F (-8°C)
Last update 13 Dec 9:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Today: A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A slight chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of flurries after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    and Blustery
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A chance of flurries before noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 30. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm  in the morning.

    Chance
    Flurries

    High: 30 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph after midnight.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    High: 33 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 41 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow likely before 9am, then rain and snow likely between 9am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Rain Likely

    High: 42 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A slight chance of rain and snow showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. South southwest wind 13 to 18 mph, with gusts as high as 37 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Tonight
A slight chance of snow showers before midnight, then a chance of flurries after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Blustery, with a west northwest wind 15 to 20 mph becoming north 9 to 14 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 32 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Thursday
A chance of flurries before noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 30. North northeast wind around 6 mph becoming calm in the morning.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22. Calm wind becoming west southwest around 5 mph after midnight.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of snow showers before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 33. West wind 6 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 41.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 31.
Sunday
Snow likely before 9am, then rain and snow likely between 9am and 10am, then rain likely after 10am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 42. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 29.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 42.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 30.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
9:45 am EST Dec 13, 2017
10am EST Dec 13, 2017-6pm EST Dec 19, 2017
 
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