Ice and Heavy Rain in the Southern States; Upcoming Arctic Blast for Northeast

The epic ice storm across the South and Mid-South will end today from west to east. A system tracking near the Gulf Coast will clear-out the frozen mess, while also producing heavy rain and perhaps a severe thunderstorm for the Gulf Coast states. Meanwhile, a glancing shot of arctic air will sweep through the Northeastern U.S. on Friday to produce very dangerous wind chills through Saturday. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

19°F

-7°C

Humidity 71%
Wind Speed SW 5 mph
Barometer 30.20 in (1023.6 mb)
Dewpoint 11°F (-12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill12°F (-11°C)
Last update 2 Feb 6:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 39 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 8 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -7. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 13 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 37 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy

    Low: 34 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Breezy
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 45 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 26 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 39. Southwest wind 8 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 23 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -5. North northwest wind 15 to 17 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 18. Wind chill values as low as -7. Northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 13. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south southeast in the evening.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 37. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 34 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 34. Breezy.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 45. Breezy.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 48.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 43. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 46.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette IN
 40.42°N 86.88°W (Elev. 630 ft)
7:15 am EST Feb 2, 2023
7am EST Feb 2, 2023-6pm EST Feb 8, 2023
 
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