Powerful Storm To Produce Widespread Hazards This Weekend

A powerful storm will track from the central Plains to the Great Lakes this weekend. This large system will produce several hazards across the Eastern two-thirds of the country; severe storms w/ damaging winds and tornadoes in the TN and Lower MS Valleys, rain and continued flood threat for the OH and TN Valleys and heavy snow w/ blizzard conditions from the central Plains to Upper MS Valley. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

35°F

2°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.14 in (1020.9 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Wind Chill26°F (-3°C)
Last update 23 Feb 3:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

High Wind Watch February 24, 04:00am until February 24, 10:00pm
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High Wind Watch
  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm.  High near 54. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers

    High: 54 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers.  Low around 36. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 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
    Breezy

    Low: 36 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow and
    Windy

    High: 39 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 15 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 28 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 16 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.

    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 34 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 24 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Chance
    Rain/Snow

    High: 36 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. High near 54. Southeast wind around 11 mph, with gusts as high as 18 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers. Low around 36. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph becoming southwest 23 to 28 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 46 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain showers, mixing with snow after 10am, then gradually ending. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a temperature falling to around 34 by 5pm. Windy, with a west wind around 30 mph, with gusts as high as 49 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 15. Breezy, with a west wind 16 to 26 mph, with gusts as high as 41 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 28. West northwest wind 7 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 24 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 34.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 24.
Wednesday
A chance of snow showers, mixing with rain after noon, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 36. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Friday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 41.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
4:16 am EST Feb 23, 2019
4am EST Feb 23, 2019-6pm EST Mar 1, 2019
 
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