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Severe weather possible from central Plains to Gulf Coast; Heavy rain for Gulf Coast

The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a risk of severe thunderstorms Saturday from the central Plains and mid-Missouri Valley southward across Texas and eastward across the Gulf Coastal states. These thunderstorms will be capable of producing hail and locally damaging winds. In addition, heavy rain could lead to flash flooding along the Gulf Coast where Flash Flood Watches are in effect.
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Thunderstorm in Vicinity Rain Fog/Mist

61°F

16°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed S 14 mph
Barometer 29.96 in (1014.1 mb)
Dewpoint 58°F (14°C)
Visibility 3.00 mi
Last update on 18 Apr 9:53 am CDT

Current conditions at

Topeka, Forbes Field (KFOE)

Lat: 38.94°N Lon: 95.65°W Elev: 1079ft.

For More Weather Information:

Topeka, KS Local Forecast Office

2 Miles WSW Vassar KS

7 Day Forecast

  • Today

    Showers Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Showers

    High: 71 °F

  • Tonight

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 52 °F

  • Sunday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 70%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 65 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Breezy

    Breezy

    Low: 42 °F

  • Monday

    Breezy

    Breezy

    High: 61 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Tuesday

    Sunny

    Sunny

    High: 62 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 44 °F

  • Wednesday

    Slight Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 20%

    Slight Chc
    Thunderstorms

    High: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. High near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 65. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Sunday Night
Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 42. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a northwest wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 38.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 62.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 47.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.
Thursday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.

ABOUT THIS FORECAST

Point Forecast: 2 Miles WSW Vassar KS
 38.66°N 95.6°W
Last Update: 8:58 am CDT Apr 18, 2015
Forecast Valid: 11am CDT Apr 18, 2015-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2015
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