Blizzard Conditions Over the Sierra Nevada Mountains; Critical Fire Weather in the High Plains

A strong winter storm across the west is currently producing heavy mountain snow, strong/high winds, and heavy low elevation rain to parts of the Pacific Northwest, Great Basin, California and the northern/central Rockies. Impacts are expected to continue through Sunday. Across the High Plains, strong winds and dry air will support Critical to Elevated fire weather conditions through the weekend. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fog/Mist

32°F

0°C

Humidity 85%
Wind Speed E 7 mph
Barometer 29.93 in (1013.6 mb)
Dewpoint 28°F (-2°C)
Visibility 6.00 mi
Wind Chill25°F (-4°C)
Last update 2 Mar 3:53 am CST
Extended Forecast for

Holton KS

  • Today

    Today: Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 72 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.

    Mostly Clear
    and Breezy

    Low: 55 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Mostly Sunny
    and Breezy
    then Mostly
    Sunny

    High: 79 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 45 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 69 °F

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 34 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 64 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 38 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of rain after noon.  Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance Rain

    High: 64 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
Sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy, with a south wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph increasing to 20 to 25 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 79. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 45. West wind 5 to 15 mph becoming east after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. South wind around 15 mph becoming north in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 34. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 38. East wind around 10 mph.
Wednesday
A 20 percent chance of rain after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Wednesday Night
A chance of rain, with thunderstorms also possible after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Thursday
Rain likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 56. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
Rain likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 36. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of rain. Partly sunny, with a high near 54.
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Point Forecast:
Holton KS
 39.48°N 95.74°W
4:10 am CST Mar 2, 2024
4am CST Mar 2, 2024-6pm CST Mar 8, 2024
 
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