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Heavy rain, flooding, and mountain snow in Calfornia, severe thunderstorms from Texas to Oklahoma

A series of storm systems will bring a continued threat for heavy rainfall, flooding, very heavy mountain snowfall, and strong winds to California into Tuesday. The threat for flooding, mudslides, and dangerous travel is expected to continue. Severe thunderstorms capable of damaging winds, large hail, and a few tornadoes possible from south Texas to central Oklahoma this afternoon into Monday. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07° N Lon: 95.63° W Elev: 879 ft.




Humidity 70%
Wind Speed S 6 mph
Barometer 29.87 in (1011.3 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 19 Feb 4:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Shawnee County

Warmer. Mostly cloudy. Areas of fog through the night. Rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight. Near steady temperature in the upper 50s. South winds 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation 90 percent.
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Areas of fog in the morning. Cloudy with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then partly sunny in the afternoon. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 10 to 20 mph. Chance of precipitation 50 percent.
Monday Night
Colder. Mostly clear. Lows in the lower 40s. Northwest winds up to 10 mph.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 70s. Southwest winds up to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly clear. Lows in the upper 40s. Southwest winds 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday And Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy. Highs in the upper 70s. Lows in the upper 40s.
Cooler. Partly sunny with chance of rain and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of precipitation 40 percent.
Thursday Night
Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Breezy. Much cooler. Partly sunny. Highs in the mid 40s.
Friday Night
Colder. Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 20s.
Sunny. Highs in the upper 40s.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of snow. Lows in the upper 20s.
Partly sunny with slight chance of rain and snow. Highs in the lower 50s.

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525 PM CST Sun Feb 19 2017

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