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Severe weather possible for parts of central Plains, mid-Atlantic to New England

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a Slight Risk of severe thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening across parts of the central Plains, from northwestern Kansas to southwestern Nebraska and extreme northeastern Colorado, as well across parts of the mid-Atlantic and eastern New England. Isolated strong to severe storms are possible in areas surrounding the Slight Risk areas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Partly Cloudy

30°C

86°F

Humidity 63%
Wind Speed E 22 km/h
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.5 mb)
Dewpoint 22°C (72°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index33°C (92°F)
Last update 4 Aug 2:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 20 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 29 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 20 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 20. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. Southeast wind 10 to 15 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Wednesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 20. East wind 10 to 15 km/h becoming north after midnight.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32. Northwest wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming east in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Saturday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 33.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Monday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
1:09 pm CDT Aug 4, 2015
3pm CDT Aug 4, 2015-6pm CDT Aug 11, 2015
 
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