Lake Effect Snow Forecast for Great Lakes, Dangerous Wind Chills Across Upper Midwest
Cold, arctic air moving across the Upper Midwest will bring Lake Effect snow downwind of the Great Lakes through Thursday. Snowfall accumulations of 1-2 feet are expected in some locations. Meanwhile temperatures will be 10-20 degrees below normal from the Upper Midwest to the Southern Plains through Thursday. Wind Chill Advisories are in effect for parts of the Midwest.
Hazardous Weather Conditions
- Wind SpeedSW 12 G 21 mph
- Barometer30.32 in (1027.7 mb)
- Dewpoint18°F (-8°C)
- Visibility10.00 mi
- Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Current conditions at
Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)
Lat: 39.08 Lon: -95.62 Elev: 884ft.
5 Miles NW Perry KS
7 Day Forecast
- This Afternoon Sunny, with a high near 49. Southwest wind around 10 mph.
- Tonight Areas of fog after 3am. Otherwise, increasing clouds, with a low around 24. South wind around 10 mph.
- Friday A chance of rain or freezing rain before noon, then rain likely. Cloudy, with a high near 38. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Little or no ice accumulation expected.
- Friday Night A chance of rain, snow, and freezing drizzle before midnight, then a chance of snow and freezing drizzle. Cloudy, with a low around 21. Light and variable wind becoming north 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
- Saturday Partly sunny, with a high near 28. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
- Saturday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 13.
- Sunday Mostly sunny, with a high near 38.
- Sunday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
- Monday Sunny, with a high near 46.
- Monday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 25.
- Tuesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 45.
- Tuesday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 26.
- Wednesday Mostly sunny, with a high near 43.
Additional Forecasts and Information
Zone Area Forecast for Jefferson County, KS
HOURLY WEATHER GRAPH
NATIONAL DIGITAL FORECAST DATABASE