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Heavy Snow & Ice Across Portions of the Plains and Midwest; Unsettled in the Pacific Northwest

Heavy snow and freezing rain will impact portions of the Plains, upper Midwest, and Great Lakes into Monday. Significant snow accumulations and gusty winds are likely in some areas. Farther to the south, rain and a few thunderstorms are expected over the Mississippi, Tennessee, and Ohio Valleys. Heavy rain & mountain snowfall will also continue from northern California into the Pacific Northwest. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Heavy Rain Fog/Mist

48°F

9°C

Humidity 100%
Wind Speed SE 3 mph
Barometer 29.89 in (1012.2 mb)
Dewpoint 48°F (9°C)
Visibility 0.75 mi
Last update 21 Jan 11:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am.  Patchy fog.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 49. South wind 10 to 13 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 49 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers.  Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 53. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Showers and
    Patchy Fog

    High: 53 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Rain showers likely before 5am, then rain and snow showers likely.  Patchy fog between 1am and 2am.  Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely and
    Patchy Fog

    Low: 35 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 37 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

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

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 34.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 34 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 22 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 43 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

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

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A chance of showers, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 1am. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a steady temperature around 49. South wind 10 to 13 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 53. Breezy, with a south wind 13 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 31 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Monday Night
Rain showers likely before 5am, then rain and snow showers likely. Patchy fog between 1am and 2am. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 35. Southwest wind 10 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no snow accumulation expected.
Tuesday
Rain and snow showers likely before 10am, then a chance of rain showers between 10am and 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 37. West northwest wind 14 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 26 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24. West northwest wind 7 to 13 mph.
Wednesday
Partly sunny, with a high near 34.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 32.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 50.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41.
Saturday
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Saturday Night
Rain and snow likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 33. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Sunday
A chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 38. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
11:15 pm EST Jan 21, 2018
12am EST Jan 22, 2018-6pm EST Jan 27, 2018
 
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