Highest Severe Thunderstorm Threat Centered Over the Mid-Mississippi Valley Thursday

Strong to severe thunderstorms capable of damaging wind gusts, large hail, and perhaps a couple tornadoes, are likely Thursday from parts of the lower Ohio Valley into the southern Plains. An Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) outlook has been issued. Further north, a warm front will bring areas of rain showers to portions of the Great Lakes and Northeast U.S. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Thunderstorm

60°F

16°C

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed E 6 mph
Barometer 29.83 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 55°F (13°C)
Visibility 8.00 mi
Last update 18 Apr 2:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

Severe T-storm Watch until April 18, 06:00am
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Severe T-storm Watch
  •  
    Severe T-storm Watch until April 18, 06:00am

    NOW until
    6:00am Thu

    Severe T-storm Watch

  • Overnight

    Overnight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 10 mph.

    Severe
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 55 °F

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe.  High near 59. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph.  Chance of precipitation is 80%.

    Breezy.
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Showers
    Likely

    High: 59 °F

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

    Increasing
    Clouds

    Low: 41 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 60 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 41 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 57 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 37 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 63 °F

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with large hail and damaging winds. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Northeast wind around 10 mph.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Some of the storms could be severe. High near 59. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%.
Thursday Night
Increasing clouds, with a low around 41. North wind 10 to 15 mph decreasing to 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 60. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 41. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 57. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 37. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 42. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. Breezy.
Monday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Breezy.
Tuesday
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 72.
Tuesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 46.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
3:10 am CDT Apr 18, 2024
3am CDT Apr 18, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 24, 2024
 
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