Heavy Rain and Strong-to-Severe Thunderstorms from the Central Miss. Valley to the Mid-Atlantic

A slow-moving weather system in the eastern U.S. will focus showers and thunderstorms from the mid-Mississippi River Valley to the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Abundant moisture will allow occasionally heavy rainfall. Flash Flood Watches are in effect in these areas. Severe thunderstorms with damaging wind gusts and large hail will also be possible in this same area. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

82°F

28°C

Humidity 65%
Wind Speed N 6 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1012.7 mb)
Dewpoint 69°F (21°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index85°F (29°C)
Last update 28 Jul 7:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 66 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 87 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 88 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 74 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Sunny, with a high near 95.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms then
    Sunny

    High: 95 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 76 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Saturday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.
Saturday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind around 5 mph.
Sunday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Sunny, with a high near 95.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 76.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 96.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.
Thursday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
6:39 pm CDT Jul 28, 2016
8pm CDT Jul 28, 2016-6pm CDT Aug 4, 2016
 
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