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Severe Thunderstorms and Flash Flooding Possible

Severe weather will be possible through Monday across the northern and central Plains. Large hail, damaging winds and heavy rain are the main threats. An isolated tornado cannot be ruled out. Across the southern Plains, heavy rainfall could lead to isolated flash flooding with 3 to 4 inches of rainfall possible by Tuesday afternoon.
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Hazardous Weather Conditions

Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

28°C

83°F

Humidity 74%
Wind Speed S 19 km/h
Barometer 29.87 in (1010.3 mb)
Dewpoint 23°C (74°F)
Visibility 16 km
Heat Index32°C (90°F)
Last update 5 Jul 11:53 pm CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Overnight

    Partly Cloudy

    Partly
    Cloudy

    Low: 24 °C

  • Monday

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    High: 33 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Heavy Rain Chance for Measurable Precipitation 90%

    Heavy
    Rain

    Low: 19 °C

  • Tuesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 24 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 30%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 16 °C

  • Wednesday

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 40%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    High: 25 °C

  • Wednesday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 18 °C

  • Thursday

    Thunderstorms Likely Chance for Measurable Precipitation 60%

    Thunderstorms
    Likely

    High: 28 °C

  • Thursday
    Night

    Chance Thunderstorms Chance for Measurable Precipitation 50%

    Chance
    Thunderstorms

    Low: 21 °C

Detailed Forecast

Overnight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 24. South wind 20 to 25 km/h.
Monday
Showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. High near 33. South wind 20 to 25 km/h, with gusts as high as 35 km/h. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Monday Night
Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 19. West wind 15 to 20 km/h becoming north in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 90%.
Tuesday
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 24. Northeast wind 15 to 20 km/h.
Tuesday Night
A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 16. Northeast wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Wednesday
A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 25.
Wednesday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 18.
Thursday
Showers and thunderstorms likely. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 28. Chance of precipitation is 60%.
Thursday Night
A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 31.
Friday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Saturday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
Saturday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 22.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 33.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
11:09 pm CDT Jul 5, 2015
1am CDT Jul 6, 2015-6pm CDT Jul 12, 2015
 
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