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Heavy Snowfall expected over the Intermountain West and the Great Lakes

A series of storm systems will bring heavy snowfall to much of the Intermountain West through the weekend. Snow will also spread onto the northern Plains with travel difficulties possible. Heavy Lake Effect snow will continue in favored locations downwind of the Great Lakes with western New York picking up storm total amounts of 2 to 3 feet. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

21°F

-6°C

Humidity 81%
Wind Speed W 10 mph
Barometer 30.49 in (1033.5 mb)
Dewpoint 16°F (-9°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill10°F (-12°C)
Last update 9 Dec 4:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers

    Low: 20 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow showers before 9am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind around 8 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Snow Showers
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 24 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 20 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 29 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.

    Chance Snow

    Low: 25 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Snow before 5pm, then rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet.  High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance Snow
    then Wintry
    Mix

    High: 36 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Rain and sleet before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 4am, then rain and snow likely after 4am.  Low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Wintry Mix

    Low: 29 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Snow likely, possibly mixing with rain after 11am, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

  • Monday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 23 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind around 8 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of flurries with a slight chance of snow showers before 9am. Partly sunny, with a high near 24. West wind around 8 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. West wind 5 to 7 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 29. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 25. Southeast wind 5 to 8 mph.
Sunday
Snow before 5pm, then rain, snow, freezing rain, and sleet. High near 36. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Sunday Night
Rain and sleet before 7pm, then rain between 7pm and 4am, then rain and snow likely after 4am. Low around 29. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Snow likely, possibly mixing with rain after 11am, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 23.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of snow after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 31.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 20.
Wednesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 9.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 19.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
5:15 am EST Dec 9, 2016
5am EST Dec 9, 2016-6pm EST Dec 15, 2016
 
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