Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Lafayette, Purdue University Airport (KLAF)

Lat: 40.41°NLon: 86.95°WElev: 604ft.

Fair

59°F

15°C

Humidity 39%
Wind Speed SW 6 mph
Barometer 30.33 in (1027.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 7:54 pm EST
Extended Forecast for

3 Miles SE Goodland IN

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 42 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 67 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 50 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Scattered showers, mainly before 9am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Scattered
    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 66 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: Isolated showers before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight.  Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Scattered
    Showers then
    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 56 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  High near 65. Breezy.  Chance of precipitation is 90%.

    Showers and
    Breezy

    High: 65 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then scattered showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A slight chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 55 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.

    Chance Rain

    Low: 37 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 50. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Wednesday
Scattered showers, mainly before 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Wednesday Night
Isolated showers before 9pm, then scattered showers and thunderstorms between 9pm and midnight, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south southwest wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. High near 65. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Thursday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before midnight, then scattered showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A slight chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 55.
Friday Night
A chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37.
Saturday
A slight chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 48.
Saturday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Sunday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 46.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain and snow. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 32.
Monday
A slight chance of rain and snow. Partly sunny, with a high near 49.
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Point Forecast:
3 Miles SE Goodland IN
 40.74°N 87.26°W
7:15 pm CST Mar 8, 2021
7pm CST Mar 8, 2021-6pm CDT Mar 15, 2021
 
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