Heavy Snow for the Northern Rockies & Northern Plains; Critical Fire Weather Conditions for Parts of the West

A storm system will bring heavy snow and gusty winds from the northern Rockies to the northern Plains this weekend, along with bitterly cold temperatures. Meanwhile, dry and gusty conditions will result in critical fire weather conditions over parts of California and the Four Corners region. A cold front in the East will bring scattered showers and storms with cool temperatures for the Northeast. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 76%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 30.27 in (1025.3 mb)
Dewpoint 37°F (3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill41°F (5°C)
Last update 24 Oct 10:54 am EDT
Extended Forecast for

West Lafayette IN

  • Today

    Today: Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 51 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 8 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am.  Cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Showers likely, mainly after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 9 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.

    Chance
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    High: 50 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 8pm.  Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 36 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 48 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 54 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Mostly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35. Northeast wind around 8 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 52. East northeast wind 9 to 11 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers before 2am. Cloudy, with a low around 42. Northeast wind 6 to 9 mph.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 50. North wind around 9 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New precipitation amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible.
Monday Night
Showers likely, mainly before 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 54.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 55.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
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Point Forecast:
West Lafayette IN
 40.44°N 86.91°W (Elev. 699 ft)
10:45 am EDT Oct 24, 2020
11am EDT Oct 24, 2020-6pm EDT Oct 30, 2020
 
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