Massive Heat Wave; Severe Storms and Heavy Rain

A massive heat wave is consuming much of the Midwest into the Southern tier of the U.S. with hazy, hot and humid conditions. These dangerous conditions will likely persist through Thursday as widespread excessive heat warnings and heat advisories are in effect. North and east of the heat and area of high pressure, thunderstorms with damaging and severe winds, large hail and heavy rain are likely. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07° N Lon: 95.63° W Elev: 879 ft.

Fair

79°F

26°C

Humidity 82%
Wind Speed NW 3 mph
Barometer 29.85 in (1009.4 mb)
Dewpoint 73°F (23°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Heat Index82°F (28°C)
Last update 6 Jul 3:53 am CDT
Detailed forecast for

Jefferson County

Early This Morning
Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Southeast winds around 5 mph.
Today
Mostly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Highest heat index readings around 110 in the afternoon.
Tonight
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 70s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph. Highest heat index readings around 110 in the evening.
Thursday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 90s. Southeast winds 5 to 10 mph shifting to the southwest in the afternoon. Highest heat index readings around 110 in the afternoon.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s. North winds up to 10 mph.
Friday
Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Highs in the mid 80s. North winds 5 to 10 mph.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows around 70.
Saturday
Sunny. Highs in the mid 80s.
Saturday Night
Clear. Lows in the mid 60s.
Sunday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.
Sunday Night
Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 70s.
Monday
Sunny. Highs in the lower 90s.
Monday Night
Partly cloudy with slight chance of showers and thunderstorms. Lows in the upper 60s.
Tuesday
Sunny. Highs in the upper 80s.



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338 AM CDT Wed Jul 6 2022
 
 

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