Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Mostly Cloudy

46°F

8°C

Humidity 50%
Wind Speed W 9 mph
Barometer 30.09 in (1019.3 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 21 Apr 7:54 pm EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

Freeze Warning April 22, 01:00am until April 22, 10:00am
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Freeze Warning
  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light west  after midnight.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 31 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Widespread frost before 9am.  Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Frost then
    Sunny

    High: 56 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 37 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind around 7 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 47 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers likely, mainly before 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 40 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 43 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 31. West northwest wind 8 to 13 mph becoming light west after midnight.
Thursday
Widespread frost before 9am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 56. West wind 6 to 13 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 37. South southwest wind 5 to 7 mph.
Friday
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 60. South southwest wind 5 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.
Friday Night
Showers likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47. South southeast wind around 7 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Saturday
Showers likely, mainly before 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 59. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 40.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 62.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 56.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 82.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
8:15 pm EDT Apr 21, 2021
8pm EDT Apr 21, 2021-6pm EDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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