Severe thunderstorms and heavy rain for portions of the southern U.S.

A storm system will produce scattered severe thunderstorms and heavy rain in portions of lower-mid Mississippi River Valley and Gulf Coast region on Saturday. Very large hail, locally damaging winds, isolated tornadoes and flash flooding are possible in this area. Some of the flooding could be significant in portions of Louisiana, Mississippi and southeast Arkansas.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Forbes Field (KFOE)

Lat: 38.94°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

54°F

12°C

Humidity 87%
Wind Speed E 16 G 25 mph
Barometer 29.78 in (1008.3 mb)
Dewpoint 50°F (10°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill50°F (10°C)
Last update 29 Apr 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Silver Lake KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm.  Low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Showers

    Low: 53 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 68 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 46 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    High: 60 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of rain.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 15 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Rain

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

    Slight Chance
    Showers

    High: 63 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 45 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 49 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Low around 53. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Saturday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 46. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming north in the evening.
Sunday
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 60. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.
Sunday Night
A 20 percent chance of rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 15 mph.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.
Monday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 49.
Thursday
Sunny, with a high near 74.
Thursday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 53.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 76.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Silver Lake KS
 39.02°N 95.83°W
5:24 pm CDT Apr 29, 2016
9pm CDT Apr 29, 2016-6pm CDT May 6, 2016
 
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