Heavy Rainfall and Severe Thunderstorms Possible Across the Central U.S.; Hurricane Lane Continues Westward Across the Central Pacific

An area of low pressure moving across the Central U.S. will continue to bring heavy rainfall and flash flooding across parts of that region, along with the threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening. Meanwhile, swells from Hurricane Lane are reaching parts of Hawaii today, with some additional impacts possible later this week, depending on the storm's track. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Light Rain

70°F

21°C

Humidity 90%
Wind Speed NW 18 G 29 mph
Barometer 29.90 in (1011.9 mb)
Dewpoint 67°F (19°C)
Visibility 7.00 mi
Last update 20 Aug 8:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Slight Chance
    Showers then
    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 64 °F

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 83 °F

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 61 °F

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 20%.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    High: 80 °F

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm  in the evening.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 62 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm.  Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 82 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 69 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Sunny

    High: 92 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 70 °F

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
A 20 percent chance of showers before 10pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Wednesday
A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 80. North wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.
Wednesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.
Thursday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 8am and 2pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69.
Friday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.
Friday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 70.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 94.
Saturday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 93.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
8:39 pm CDT Aug 20, 2018
9pm CDT Aug 20, 2018-6pm CDT Aug 27, 2018
 
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