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Fire Weather Threats Continue in the West; Wintry Weather from Upper Midwest to New England

High pressure in the west continues to send weather systems into the Great Basin, and this is keeping fire weather threats elevated to critical across southern California. A series of weather systems will bring widespread snow from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast U.S., with locally heavier snow amounts on the lee side of the Great Lakes. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Forbes Field (KFOE)

Lat: 38.94°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1079ft.

Overcast

44°F

7°C

Humidity 47%
Wind Speed NW 10 mph
Barometer 30.08 in (1019.2 mb)
Dewpoint 25°F (-4°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill39°F (4°C)
Last update 14 Dec 12:53 pm CST
Extended Forecast for

6 Miles SSE Silver Lake KS

  • This
    Afternoon

    This Afternoon: Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Cloudy

    High: 45 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Scattered sprinkles and flurries before 11pm, then scattered flurries between 11pm and 2am.  Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.

    Scattered
    Sprinkles/Flurries
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 49 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 31 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 61 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 35 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of rain before noon.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.

    Chance Rain
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    High: 48 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    Rain/Snow
    then Mostly
    Cloudy

    Low: 28 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 52 °F

Detailed Forecast

This Afternoon
Cloudy, with a high near 45. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tonight
Scattered sprinkles and flurries before 11pm, then scattered flurries between 11pm and 2am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 28. Northwest wind around 5 mph.
Friday
Sunny, with a high near 49. West wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31. Southwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 61. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 35.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of rain before noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 48.
Sunday Night
A slight chance of rain, mixing with snow after 11pm, then gradually ending. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 28. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 52.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 31.
Tuesday
Sunny, with a high near 54.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 30.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 57.
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Point Forecast:
6 Miles SSE Silver Lake KS
 39.02°N 95.83°W
1:11 pm CST Dec 14, 2017
1pm CST Dec 14, 2017-6pm CST Dec 20, 2017
 
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