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Severe Thunderstorm Threat Increasing This Week from the High Plains to Gulf Coast

A storm system will move from the Rockies to the East Coast during the next several days bringing a severe thunderstorm threat to many parts of the nation. On Thursday, large hail will be the main threat in the High Plains. By Friday a more widespread threat will develop in the ArkLaTex region where damaging winds, very large hail and tornadoes will be possible. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 42%
Wind Speed S 16 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.75 in (1006.8 mb)
Dewpoint 54°F (12°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index79°F (26°C)
Last update 23 Mar 4:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

Wind Advisory until March 24, 05:00am
Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm
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Wind Advisory
Red Flag Warning
  •  
    Wind Advisory until March 24, 05:00am
    Red Flag Warning until March 23, 11:00pm

    NOW: Multiple
    hazards in effect

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  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy

    High: 78 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    and Windy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 74 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Showers
    Likely

    Low: 48 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 68 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1am.  Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 48 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78. Breezy, with a south wind around 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Tonight
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Windy, with a south wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 48. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. Northwest wind around 10 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 42.
Sunday
Partly sunny, with a high near 68.
Sunday Night
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm, then showers after 1am. Low around 48. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Monday
Showers likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 43.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 67.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Thursday
Showers likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
1:39 pm CDT Mar 23, 2017
5pm CDT Mar 23, 2017-6pm CDT Mar 30, 2017
 
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