Enhanced Risk for Severe Thunderstorms Across the Upper Midwest; Flash Flooding Possible from the Upper Midwest to Southern Plains and Desert Southwest Through Friday

Portions of the Upper Midwest will see an increased threat for severe thunderstorms through this evening, with a few strong tornadoes possible. The same region remains on alert for additional flash flood concerns. Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding across the Desert Southwest today, and Southern Plains by Friday. Finally, Major-to-record river flooding continues across the Carolinas. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Forbes Field (KFOE)

Lat: 38.94°NLon: 95.65°WElev: 1079ft.

Fair

31°C

87°F

Humidity 51%
Wind Speed S 26 G 41 km/h
Barometer 1006.5 mb (29.76 in)
Dewpoint 19°C (67°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 20 Sep 6:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka, Forbes Field KS

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am.  Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms then
    Mostly Cloudy

    High: 21 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 9 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 23. East wind around 10 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 23 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 11. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Clear

    Low: 11 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 26.

    Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 16.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 16 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.

    Mostly Sunny
    then Slight
    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 27 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 16 °C

Detailed Forecast

Tonight
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly between midnight and 4am. Increasing clouds, with a low around 18. South wind 25 to 30 km/h becoming west 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Friday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 21. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 23. East wind around 10 km/h.
Saturday Night
Clear, with a low around 11. East wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 26.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 16.
Monday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 27.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16.
Tuesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 23.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 11.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
Wednesday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 10.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 22.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka, Forbes Field KS
 38.95°N 95.66°W
7:10 pm CDT Sep 20, 2018
7pm CDT Sep 20, 2018-6pm CDT Sep 27, 2018
 
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