Powerful Storm to Impact Eastern Third of U.S. this weekend.

A developing storm system will bring a myriad of significant impacts this weekend. Heavy snow up to 18 inches from the Ohio Valley to the Northeast, and ice up to a quarter of an inch is forecast in places. Heavy rain may cause flash flooding from the Mid-South to the Mid-Atlantic. Severe thunderstorms with damaging winds and isolated tornadoes will be possible in the Deep South. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fog/Mist

33°F

1°C

Humidity 89%
Wind Speed E 13 mph
Barometer 30.00 in (1016.2 mb)
Dewpoint 30°F (-1°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill24°F (-4°C)
Last update 19 Jan 12:54 am EST
Extended Forecast for

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN

Winter Storm Warning January 19, 04:00am until January 20, 04:00am
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Winter Storm Warning
  • Overnight

    Overnight: Snow, mainly after 4am.  Steady temperature around 32. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.

    Snow

    Low: 32 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Snow.  Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.

    Snow and
    Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    High: 30 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm.  Patchy blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.

    Chance Snow
    and Patchy
    Blowing Snow
    then Patchy
    Blowing Snow

    Low: 8 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -6. North wind 6 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 1 °F

  • M.L.King
    Day

    M.L.King Day: Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 18 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 14 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 2pm, then rain showers likely after 2pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance Snow
    Showers then
    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    High: 39 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am.  Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Rain/Snow
    Likely

    Low: 24 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Snow, mainly after 4am. Steady temperature around 32. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Total nighttime snow accumulation of 1 to 2 inches possible.
Saturday
Snow. Patchy blowing snow after 2pm. Temperature falling to around 25 by 5pm. Blustery, with a north northeast wind 18 to 22 mph, with gusts as high as 33 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. New snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow, mainly before 7pm. Patchy blowing snow before 1am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 8. Wind chill values as low as -3. Blustery, with a north wind 13 to 23 mph, with gusts as high as 36 mph.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. Wind chill values as low as -6. North wind 6 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 1. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
M.L.King Day
Mostly sunny, with a high near 18.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 14.
Tuesday
A chance of snow showers before noon, then rain and snow showers likely between noon and 2pm, then rain showers likely after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 39. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tuesday Night
Rain showers likely before 11pm, then rain and snow showers likely between 11pm and 1am, then a chance of snow showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 24. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Wednesday
Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
A 30 percent chance of snow showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19.
Friday
Snow showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
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Point Forecast:
Lafayette, Purdue University Airport IN
 40.42°N 86.91°W (Elev. 604 ft)
12:45 am EST Jan 19, 2019
1am EST Jan 19, 2019-6pm EST Jan 25, 2019
 
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