Unsettled Week for the West; Fire Weather Concerns for Plains

An unsettled week is likely for the Western U.S. as a big storm system off the West Coast shifts into the Southwest and Four Corners region. Expect cooler temperatures, locally heavy rain showers for California coastal areas and widespread heavy mountain snow with lowering snow levels. Meanwhile, several days of critical fire weather concerns are expected for the southern High Plains this week. Read More >

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

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

Fair

63°F

17°C

Humidity 34%
Wind Speed SE 12 mph
Barometer 30.16 in (1021.1 mb)
Dewpoint 34°F (1°C)
Visibility 10.00 mi
Last update 8 Mar 6:53 pm CST
Detailed forecast for

Jefferson County

Tonight
Mostly cloudy. Lows around 50. South winds 10 to 20 mph.
Tuesday
Breezy. Partly sunny. Highs in the lower 70s. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
Tuesday Night
Breezy. Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers after midnight. Lows in the upper 50s. South winds 15 to 25 mph.
Wednesday
Breezy. Mostly sunny. Slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon. Highs in the mid 70s. South winds 15 to 25 mph with gusts to around 40 mph.
Wednesday Night
Cooler. Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Rain showers likely and chance of thunderstorms. Lows in the mid 40s. Southwest winds 10 to 15 mph with gusts to around 30 mph shifting to the northwest 5 to 10 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation 60 percent.
Thursday
Cooler. Partly sunny with chance of rain showers and slight chance of thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 60s. Chance of precipitation 30 percent.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy in the evening then becoming mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain showers. Lows in the upper 30s.
Friday
Mostly cloudy with rain showers likely. Highs in the lower 50s. Chance of showers 60 percent.
Friday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 50 percent chance of rain. Lows in the upper 30s.
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain. Highs in the upper 40s.
Saturday Night
Mostly cloudy with a 40 percent chance of rain, possibly mixed with snow. Lows in the lower 30s.
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of rain, possibly mixed with snow. Highs in the mid 40s.
Sunday Night And Monday
Mostly cloudy. Slight chance of rain and snow. Lows around 30. Highs in the upper 40s.



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510 PM CST Mon Mar 8 2021
 
 

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