Central Gulf Coast Flash Flood Threat Lingers; Snowy in the Central Rockies; Fire Danger in Northwest Oregon

Showers and thunderstorms may produce localized flash flooding along a lingering front in the central Gulf Coast. An upper level system will produce up to a foot of heavy snow across southwest Colorado Rockies. Dry, offshore winds will produce near-record temperatures and critical fire weather threats in northwestern Oregon. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

62°F

17°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed NW 13 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1012.6 mb)
Dewpoint 33°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 17 Apr 5:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north  after midnight.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 6 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 51 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 31 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8am.  Partly sunny, with a high near 44.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Partly Sunny

    High: 44 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Areas of frost after 5am.  Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 32.

    Partly Cloudy
    then Areas
    Frost

    Low: 32 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38. North northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light north after midnight.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Calm wind becoming west around 6 mph in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43. Southwest wind around 6 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 68. West southwest wind 5 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 40. West wind 7 to 10 mph becoming north after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 18 mph.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 51. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch possible.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 10pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 10pm and 2am, then a chance of snow showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers before 8am. Partly sunny, with a high near 44.
Wednesday Night
Areas of frost after 5am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Thursday
Areas of frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
Friday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 65.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
6:15 pm EDT Apr 17, 2021
6pm EDT Apr 17, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 24, 2021
 
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