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Tropics Continue Active

The tropics continue active this weekend, with Tropical Storm Erika moving west-northwestward near Cuba, and three named storms in the Pacific: Ignacio, Jimena, and Kilo. Interests in an near Florida should monitor Erika, and interests in and near the main Hawaiian Islands should monitor Ignacio.
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Current conditions at

Topeka, Philip Billard Municipal Airport (KTOP)

Lat: 39.07°NLon: 95.63°WElev: 879ft.

Fair

17°C

62°F

Humidity 96%
Wind Speed W 7 km/h
Barometer 29.99 in (1014.9 mb)
Dewpoint 16°C (61°F)
Visibility 16 km
Last update 29 Aug 6:53 am CDT
Extended Forecast for

Topeka KS

  • Today

    Today: Patchy fog before 9am.  Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Patchy Fog
    then Partly
    Sunny

    High: 27 °C

  • Tonight

    Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.

    Partly Cloudy

    Low: 17 °C

  • Sunday

    Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 30 °C

  • Sunday
    Night

    Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 20 °C

  • Monday

    Monday: Sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.

    Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Monday
    Night

    Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 21.

    Mostly Clear

    Low: 21 °C

  • Tuesday

    Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

  • Tuesday
    Night

    Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms.  Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.

    Slight Chance
    T-storms

    Low: 21 °C

  • Wednesday

    Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.

    Mostly Sunny

    High: 32 °C

Detailed Forecast

Today
Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 27. North wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Tonight
Partly cloudy, with a low around 17. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h.
Sunday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 30. Northeast wind 5 to 10 km/h becoming southeast in the afternoon.
Sunday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 20. Southeast wind around 10 km/h.
Monday
Sunny, with a high near 32. South wind 10 to 15 km/h.
Monday Night
Mostly clear, with a low around 21.
Tuesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Tuesday Night
A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Wednesday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Wednesday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Thursday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
Thursday Night
Partly cloudy, with a low around 21.
Friday
Mostly sunny, with a high near 32.
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Point Forecast:
Topeka KS
 39.04°N 95.68°W
4:08 am CDT Aug 29, 2015
7am CDT Aug 29, 2015-6pm CDT Sep 4, 2015
 
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