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Severe storms possible in Plains, Mid-Mississippi Valley

Severe thunderstorms will be possible Wednesday afternoon and evening across portions of the Central Plains and Mid-Mississippi River Valley. Large hail and damaging wind will be the main threats.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Light Rain Fog/Mist

71°F

22°C

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.95 in (1013.4 mb)
Dewpoint 70°F (21°C)
Visibility 4.00 mi
Last update 5 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am.  High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    T-storms then
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 89 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east  after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 70 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 72 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 93 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 73 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 94.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 94 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 10am. High near 82. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light east after midnight.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Light north wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Saturday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 68.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
7:09 am CDT Aug 5, 2015
7am CDT Aug 5, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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