Active Week Of Severe Weather Possible Over Portions Of The Plains

Severe thunderstorms will be possible over portions of the Plains each afternoon and evening this week. The main threats with these storms are expected to be large hail, damaging winds, and a few tornadoes. Locally heavy rainfall could pose a risk for some flooding concerns particularly over portions of the Great Plains and Mississippi Valley.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Overcast

19°C

66°F

Humidity 84%
Wind Speed NW 6 km/h
Barometer 1010.5 mb (29.86 in)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 25 May 7:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Today

    Today: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 30%.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Thursday

    Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Thursday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 19 °C

  • Friday

    Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h.  Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 26 °C

  • Friday
    Night

    Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely.  Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    Low: 18 °C

  • Saturday

    Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am.  Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

    T-storms
    Likely

    High: 27 °C

  • Saturday
    Night

    Saturday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.

    Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.

    Chance
    T-storms

    High: 29 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
Tonight
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21. South wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Thursday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 29. South wind 10 to 15 km/h increasing to 20 to 25 km/h in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 40 km/h.
Thursday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 8pm. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 19. South wind 20 to 25 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 26. South wind 15 to 20 km/h, with gusts as high as 30 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Friday Night
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday
Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 8am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 27. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Saturday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Sunday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 29.
Sunday Night
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Memorial Day
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 28.
Monday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 17.
Tuesday
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 27.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
5:09 am CDT May 25, 2016
8am CDT May 25, 2016-6pm CDT May 31, 2016
 
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