Severe Thunderstorm and Critical Fire Weather Threats in the Central U.S. Tuesday

There is an Enhanced Risk (Level 3 of 5) for severe thunderstorms Tuesday with threats for significant severe hail and tornado potential over southern Iowa into northern Missouri and west-central Illinois. Elevated to critical fire weather is possible Tuesday due to gusty winds and dry conditions over parts of the southern High Plains and northeastern Montana. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Thunderstorm in Vicinity

21°C

70°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed S 31 G 50 km/h
Barometer 996.5 mb (29.45 in)
Dewpoint 18°C (65°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 16 Apr 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Holton KS

Tornado Watch until April 16, 09:00am
Wind Advisory April 16, 09:00am until April 16, 07:00pm
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Wind Advisory
  •  
    Tornado Watch until April 16, 09:00am

    NOW until
    9:00am Tue

    Tornado Watch

  • Today

    Today: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am. Some of the storms could be severe.  Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Breezy.
    Severe
    Thunderstorms
    then Sunny

    High: 26 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 12 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 24 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.

    Mostly Clear
    then Chance
    Showers

    Low: 9 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 70%.

    Showers
    Likely and
    Breezy

    High: 16 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 4 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 15. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.

    Partly Sunny

    High: 15 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.

    Mostly Cloudy

    Low: 4 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10am, then a chance of showers between 10am and 11am. Some of the storms could be severe. Mostly cloudy through mid morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 26. Breezy, with a southwest wind 25 to 30 km/h increasing to 35 to 40 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 70 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Tonight
Mostly clear, with a low around 12. West wind 25 to 30 km/h, with gusts as high as 60 km/h.
Wednesday
Sunny, with a high near 24. West wind 20 to 25 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Wednesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 9. Northwest wind 10 to 20 km/h becoming east after midnight.
Thursday
Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 1pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 16. Breezy, with a northeast wind 25 to 35 km/h, with gusts as high as 50 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 70%.
Thursday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 25 to 30 km/h decreasing to 15 to 20 km/h after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 50 km/h.
Friday
Partly sunny, with a high near 15. North wind 15 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy, with a low around 4. North wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.
Saturday
Partly sunny, with a high near 14. North wind around 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 2.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 17.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 3.
Monday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 21.
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Point Forecast:
Holton KS
 39.48°N 95.74°W
8:10 am CDT Apr 16, 2024
8am CDT Apr 16, 2024-6pm CDT Apr 22, 2024
 
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