Chilly Eastern Half of U.S.; Fire Weather Concerns in Four Corners

A large, cold dome of high pressure will settle-in across the Eastern half of the country and chilly conditions with below normal temperatures are likely. In fact, a number of record low temperatures are possible Thursday morning and widespread freeze warnings are currently in effect. Meanwhile, elevated to critical fire weather conditions are expected to persist across the Four Corners region. Read More >

Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

47°F

8°C

Humidity 44%
Wind Speed S 12 mph
Barometer 30.22 in (1023.9 mb)
Dewpoint 26°F (-3°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Wind Chill42°F (6°C)
Last update 22 Apr 9:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

2 Miles SW Topeka KS

  • Today

    Today: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Mostly Cloudy
    then Slight
    Chance
    Showers

    High: 57 °F

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 50 percent chance of showers.  Cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 44 °F

  • Friday

    Friday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm.  Cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.  Chance of precipitation is 50%.

    Chance
    Showers

    High: 59 °F

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

    Chance
    Showers

    Low: 45 °F

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

    Sunny

    High: 65 °F

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 44 °F

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny then
    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 74 °F

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 60 °F

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

    Sunny and
    Breezy

    High: 85 °F

Detailed Forecast

Today
A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 57. South wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Tonight
A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 44. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Friday
A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 59. South wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 50%.
Friday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 45. North wind 5 to 10 mph.
Saturday
Sunny, with a high near 65. North wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.
Saturday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 44. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.
Sunday
Sunny, with a high near 74. Breezy, with a southeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the morning. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 60. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 64.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Breezy.
Tuesday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.
Wednesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.
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Point Forecast:
2 Miles SW Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
10:10 am CDT Apr 22, 2021
10am CDT Apr 22, 2021-6pm CDT Apr 28, 2021
 
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