• Today

    Dec 21

    37°Lo 33°

    Rather cloudy with flurries

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      55%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      25°
    • Wind
      Gust
      25 mph
    more
  • Mon

    Dec 22

    37°Lo 29°

    Intermittent snow and rain

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      68%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      29°
    • Wind
      Gust
      22 mph
  • Tue

    Dec 23

    34°Lo 25°

    Breezy with a little snow

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      74%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      20°
    • Wind
      Gust
      30 mph
    more
  • Wed

    Dec 24

    30°Lo 20°

    Mostly cloudy and windy

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      5%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
    • Wind
      Gust
      53 mph
    more
  • Thu

    Dec 25

    28°Lo 16°

    Times of clouds and sun

    Poor for an outdoor bbq
    • Precip
      20%
    • Hi
      RealFeel
      19°
    • Wind
      Gust
      15 mph
    more
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Hi 37° RealFeel® 29° Precipitation 68%

Day

N

E

S

W

  • ESE 13 mph
  • Gusts: 22 mph

Intermittent snow and rain, accumulating a coating to an inch

  • Max UV Index: 0 (Low)
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.32 in
  • Rain: 0.18 in
  • Snow: 0.8 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 5 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 4.5 hrs
Lo 29° RealFeel® 17° Precipitation 62%

Night

N

E

S

W

  • N 10 mph
  • Gusts: 15 mph

Snow at times, accumulating an additional 1-2 inches

  • Max UV Index: N/A
  • Thunderstorms: 1%
  • Precipitation: 0.11 in
  • Rain: 0 in
  • Snow: 1.1 in
  • Ice: 0 in
  • Hours of Precipitation: 4 hrs
  • Hours of Rain: 0 hrs

Temperature History - Dec 22

more Historical Weather Data >
  Today Normal Record 12/22/2013
High 37° 24° N/A 14°
Low 29° N/A -2°

Sunrise/Sunset

Sunrise / Sunset Illustration

Rises at 7:51 AM with 8:50 of sunlight, then sets at 4:41 PM

Moonrise/Moonset

Astronomy >
Moonrise / Moonset Illustration

Rises at 8:02 AM with 9:52 of moolight, then sets at 5:54 PM

Lafayette Weather Report

Snow to Reach Minneapolis Ahead of Christmas

December 21, 2014; 4:52 AM ET

AccuWeather RealFeel® temperatures will be in the 20s through midweek, but a cold front will drop those temperatures into the single digits by the end of the week. more >

Is Your Outdoor Gear Waterproof?

Dec 5, 2012; 5:00 AM ET Now that it's cold enough to hit the slopes, you may want to look more closely at what materials your winter sports gear is made of. As it turns out, not all waterproofing is created equal.

Mon. Outdoor Entertaining

Mon. Wind Maps

Mon. UV Index