Active Week Of Severe Weather Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will occur portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall will pose a risk for flooding concerns, particularly over portions of the southern Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Current conditions at

Topeka, Forbes Field (KFOE)

Lat: 38.94°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1079ft.

Thunderstorm Rain Fog/Mist

63°F

17°C

Humidity 93%
Wind Speed E 9 mph
Barometer 29.88 in (1011.0 mb)
Dewpoint 61°F (16°C)
Visibility 5.00 mi
Last update 26 May 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles S Vassar KS

Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 01:00pm
Tornado Watch until May 26, 10:00pm
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Flash Flood Watch
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    Flash Flood Watch until May 27, 01:00pm
    Tornado Watch until May 26, 10:00pm

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    hazards in effect

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  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 67 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 78 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 63 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 79 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 62 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 84 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 61 °F

  • Memorial
    Day

    Memorial Day: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63. Southeast wind around 10 mph.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. South wind 10 to 15 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.
Sunday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Memorial Day
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79.
Tuesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.
Wednesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 78.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles S Vassar KS
 38.64°N 95.57°W
9:10 pm CDT May 26, 2016
9pm CDT May 26, 2016-6pm CDT Jun 2, 2016
 
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