Sat, 25 May: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – L: 66°, H: 82°

Today’s weather forecast for Topeka Kansas, reported at 5:15 AM on Saturday, the 25th of May. Overnight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Next, Saturday, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 4pm. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. Saturday Night, showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Low around 64. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Then later, Sunday, showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Sunrise today will be at 6:02 am and the sun will set at 8:37 pm.

There are 4 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Flood Watch. Flash flood watch now in effect through sunday morning. The Flash Flood Watch is now in effect for. Portions of central Kansas, east central Kansas, north central Kansas, and northeast Kansas, including the following areas, in central Kansas, Dickinson. In east central Kansas, Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee. In north central Kansas, Clay, Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, and Washington. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley. Through Sunday morning. Scattered to numerous strong thunderstorms are expected later this afternoon and through Tonight. These storms may produce very heavy rainfall and flash flooding in a short amount of time, over an area that is already saturated from rainfall earlier this week. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Isolated strong to severe thunderstorms will develop this afternoon. Strong to severe thunderstorm chances will increase this evening and through the night. The primary hazards with any severe thunderstorms will be large hail, damaging wind gusts and heavy rainfall. A few tornadoes will be possible late this afternoon into the night. The Flash Flood Watch for the entire area will continue across the entire area through 7 AM Sunday. Flooding is especially dangerous at night when flood waters are harder to see. River flooding will also continue this evening and tonight. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. The threat for strong to severe thunderstorms continues Sunday through Tuesday, with heavy rainfall and flooding also a hazard with these storms. Large hail, damaging wind gusts, and tornadoes are also possible during the late afternoon and evening. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week and into the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

Flash Flood Warning. BULLETIN – EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED Flash Flood Warning National Weather Service Topeka KS 407 AM Central Daylight Time Sat May 25 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a. Flash Flood Warning for. Northern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas. Northwestern Shawnee County in east central Kansas. Northeastern Wabaunsee County in east central Kansas. Southeastern Pottawatomie County in northeastern Kansas. Southern Jackson County in northeastern Kansas. Until 800 AM CDT. At 405 AM CDT, Doppler radar and automated rain gauges indicated thunderstorms producing heavy rain across the warned area. Two to three inches of rain have fallen with another one to two inches expected. Flash flooding is expected to begin shortly. Some locations that will experience flooding include. Valley Falls, Rossville, St. Marys, Hoyt, Nortonville, Maple Hill, Mayetta, Paxico, Belvue, Emmett, Denison, Delia, Willard and Potawatomi Reservation. This includes Interstate 70 between mile markers 333 and 341. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. Lon 3900 9620 3925 9620 3951 9557 3942 9557 3942 9518 3936 9518.

Flood Warning. Ksc085-087-149-177-197-251245- /o. Ktop. T0000z-190525t1245z/ /00000. T0000z. T0000z. T0000z. OO/ Jefferson-Shawnee-Wabaunsee-Pottawatomie-Jackson- 321 AM Central Daylight Time Sat May 25 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has extended the. Flood Warning for. Northern Jefferson County in northeastern Kansas. Northwestern Shawnee County in east central Kansas. Northeastern Wabaunsee County in east central Kansas. Southeastern Pottawatomie County in northeastern Kansas. Jackson County in northeastern Kansas. Until 745 AM CDT. At 319 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated heavy rain that will cause flooding. Up to two to three inches of rain have already fallen across the area. Rural and county roads are expected to be impacted through sunrise. Some locations that will experience flooding include. Holton, Valley Falls, Rossville, St. Marys, Silver Lake, Meriden, Hoyt, Ozawkie, Nortonville, Maple Hill, Winchester, Mayetta, Paxico, Belvue, Emmett, Whiting, Denison, Delia, Willard and Potawatomi Reservation. This includes Interstate 70 between mile markers 333 and 345. Precautionary/preparedness actions. Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood deaths occur in vehicles. Be especially cautious at night when it is harder to recognize the dangers of flooding. Excessive runoff from heavy rainfall will cause flooding of small creeks and streams, country roads, farmland, and other low lying spots. Lon 3897 9621 3931 9619 3962 9557 3942 9557 3942 9518 3933 9518.

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Fri, 24 May: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – L: 70°, H: 79°

Topeka’s weather forecast for today, reported at 5:15 AM on Friday, the 24th of May. Overnight, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Looking ahead, Friday, showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 10am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Friday Night, showers and thunderstorms likely before 5am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 5am. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Then, Saturday, a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some storms could be severe, with heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 50%. Sunrise today will be at 6:03 am and the sun will set at 8:36 pm.

There are 4 local weather hazards at the time of this report. Here are those local weather hazards.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. This Afternoon and tonight. Scattered severe storms are possible after 6 PM this evening and continuing through midnight across north central Kansas. Large hail, damaging winds, and a tornado or two cannot be ruled out. Locally heavy rainfall is possible as storms are expected to move slowly and train over the same locations throughout the evening. Rainfall amounts of 2 to 3 inches are expected for portions of north central and far northeast Kansas. Locally higher amounts up to 5 inches are possible through Friday morning. The flash flood watch was expanded to include north central and portions of northeast Kansas from this afternoon through Friday morning. Flooding is especially dangerous at night when flood waters are harder to see. River flooding will also continue this evening and tonight. Days two through seven. Friday through Wednesday. The threat for severe weather continues Friday and Saturday, with heavy rainfall and flooding also a hazard with these storms. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week and into the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

Flood Watch. Flash flood watch in effect through saturday morning. The National Weather Service in Topeka has expanded the. Flash Flood Watch to include portions of east central Kansas and northeast Kansas, including the following areas, in east central Kansas, Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Lyon, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee. In northeast Kansas, Jefferson. Through Saturday morning. Scattered thunderstorms are expected through the early morning hours, and then again this afternoon through Tonight. These storms may produce very heavy rainfall and flash flooding in a short amount of time, over an area that is already saturated from rainfall earlier this week. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

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Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Topeka KS 1052 PM Central Daylight Time Thu May 23 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Hydrologic Outlook for the following streams: Kansas River. Mill Creek. Turkey Creek. This hydrologic outlook is based on predicted rainfall and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than anticipated. Location: Kansas River near Belvue Flood stage: 20. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 10 PM Thursday Forecast crest: 20. feet Monday May 27. Location: Kansas River at Lecompton Flood stage: 17. feet Latest stage: 12. feet at 10 PM Thursday Forecast crest: 18. feet Saturday May 25. Location: Kansas River at Wamego Flood stage: 19. feet Latest stage: 13. feet at 10 PM Thursday Forecast crest: 20. feet Sunday May 26. Location: Mill Creek Near Paxico Flood stage: 21. feet Latest stage: 6. feet at 10 PM Thursday Forecast crest: 22. feet Friday May 24. Location: Turkey Creek near Seneca 8nw Flood stage: 21. feet Latest stage: 4. feet at 10 PM Thursday Forecast crest: 22. feet Friday May 24. Later statements, possibly warnings, may be issued as additional information becomes available.

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Thu, 23 May: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am, with Hazards – H: 74°, L: 66°

Today’s weather conditions for Topeka Kansas, as of 5:15 AM on Thursday, the 23rd of May. Today, a 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 11am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Next, Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Friday, showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Next, Friday Night, showers and thunderstorms. Low around 66. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Sunrise today will be at 6:03 am and the sun will set at 8:35 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Tonight. Thunderstorms are possible over portions of east central Kansas until around midnight. No severe storms are expected at this time. River flooding will continue this evening and tonight. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect for portions of east central Kansas for overnight into early tomorrow morning. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. The threat for severe weather across the area returns late Thursday afternoon and evening, on Friday, and again on Saturday. Additional heavy rainfall is expected with these storms, and a Flash Flood Watch has been issued for portions of central to north central Kansas late Thursday morning through Friday morning. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week and into the Memorial Day holiday weekend. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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Wed, 22 May: Sunny, with Hazards – H: 77°, L: 61°

Today’s weather outlook for Topeka Kansas, created at 5:15 AM on Wednesday, the 22nd of May. Today, sunny, with a high near 77. Then, Tonight, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Thursday, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. And then, Thursday Night, a 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Sunrise today will be at 6:04 am and the sun will set at 8:34 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Strong to severe thunderstorms are expected to redevelop later this afternoon and into the evening hours, mainly for areas along and southeast of I-35. These storms may bring hail of 2 inches or larger, damaging winds, torrential rainfall, with isolated tornadoes also possible. A flood watch is in effect tonight for Coffey and Anderson counties. River flooding will continue this evening and tonight. Days two through seven. Thursday through Tuesday. The threat for severe weather across the area returns on Thursday and again on Friday. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation could be needed later this afternoon generally along and southeast of I-35.

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Tue, 21 May: Showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – L: 48°, H: 70°

Topeka’s forecast for today, created at 5:16 AM on Tuesday, the 21st of May. Overnight, showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 48. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Then, Tuesday, showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 3pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 70. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Tuesday Night, a 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Then, Wednesday, sunny, with a high near 78. Sunrise today will be at 6:05 am and the sun will set at 8:33 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Additional rainfall today will continue to exacerbate flooding across the area, with several rivers rising into or above flood stage. Flash flooding is also possible in locally heavy rainfall over saturated ground, and a flash flood watch remains in effect through this evening. Thunderstorms that develop this afternoon and evening may become severe, with large hail and damaging winds the primary hazard, with an isolated tornado also possible. This threat is greater near the surface low and warm front as they move through central and north central Kansas. Days two through seven. Wednesday through Monday. Wednesday evening thunderstorms may bring another chance for severe weather, with another threat for severe storms on Thursday into Thursday night. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation is possible for a few strong storms this afternoon and evening.

Flood Watch. Flash flood watch remains in effect through this evening. The Flash Flood Watch continues for. Portions of east central Kansas, north central Kansas, and northeast Kansas. Through this evening. Another round of heavy rainfall is expected to move through the area today. With grounds already saturated, this heavy rain could easily lead to flash flooding. The heavy rain will also cause area rivers and streams to go over flood stages. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. Those who live in flood prone areas should be ready to take action once heavy rain begins. If water levels begin to rise, move to higher ground immediately.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Topeka KS 1040 PM Central Daylight Time Mon May 20 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Hydrologic Outlook for the following streams: Cross Creek. Kansas River. Little Blue River. Marais Des Cygnes River. Neosho River. Smoky Hill River. Soldier Creek. Solomon River. This hydrologic outlook is based on predicted rainfall and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than anticipated. Location: Smoky Hill River near Junction City Flood stage: 22. feet Latest stage: not available Forecast crest: 22. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Kansas River near Belvue Flood stage: 20. feet Latest stage: 12. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 20. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Kansas River at Ft Riley Flood stage: 21. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 22. feet Thursday May 23. Location: Kansas River at Lecompton Flood stage: 17. feet Latest stage: 10. feet at 10 PM Monday Forecast crest: 21. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Kansas River at Lawrence Flood stage: 18. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 10 PM Monday Forecast crest: 21. feet Thursday May 23. Location: Kansas River at Topeka Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 29. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Marais Des Cygnes River at Ottawa Flood stage: 31. feet Latest stage: 15. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 31. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Neosho River near Americus Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 10 PM Monday Forecast crest: 26. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Neosho River near Emporia 3nw Flood stage: 19. feet Latest stage: 11. feet at 8 PM Monday Forecast crest: 24. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Soldier Creek near Delia Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 14. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 27. feet Tuesday May 21. Location: Solomon River near Glasco Flood stage: 22. feet Latest stage: 16. feet at 8 PM Sunday Forecast crest: 22. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Solomon River at Minneapolis Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 17. feet at 10 PM Monday Forecast crest: 27. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Cross Creek near Rossville Flood stage: 25. feet Latest stage: 16. feet at 10 PM Monday Forecast crest: 26. feet Wednesday May 22. Location: Little Blue River near Barnes Flood stage: 16. feet Latest stage: 7. feet at 9 PM Monday Forecast crest: 18. feet Thursday May 23. Later statements, possibly warnings, may be issued as additional information becomes available.

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Mon, 20 May: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – H: 62°, L: 57°

Today’s Topeka Kansas weather conditions, as of 6:30 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Today, scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 62. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Looking ahead, Tonight, periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Patchy fog after 2am. Low around 57. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Tuesday, showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Then later, Tuesday Night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Sunrise today will be at 6:05 am and the sun will set at 8:33 pm.

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Flood Watch. Flash flood watch remains in effect from 1 pm Central Daylight Time this afternoon through tuesday evening. The Flash Flood Watch continues for. Portions of central Kansas, east central Kansas, north central Kansas, and northeast Kansas, including the following areas, in central Kansas, Dickinson. In east central Kansas, Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee. In north central Kansas, Clay, Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, and Washington. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley. From 1 PM Central Daylight Time this afternoon through Tuesday evening. Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms are expected Monday afternoon through Tuesday afternoon with heavy amounts of rainfall resulting. Total rainfall amounts of 1. to 3. inches should be common with locally higher amounts likely. Ground conditions are quite saturated from recent rain events and levels many creeks and rivers are already elevated. This additional rainfall will likely lead to flash flooding and aggravate the ongoing river flooding. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. Those who live in flood prone areas should be ready to take action once heavy rain begins. If water levels begin to rise, move to higher ground immediately.

Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Multiple rounds of heavy rain are expected tonight that will likely result in flash flooding and aggravation of ongoing river flooding. Severe thunderstorms are possible late tonight. The strongest storms will be capable of large hail. Days two through seven. Tuesday through Sunday. Severe thunderstorms are possible late Tuesday morning through the afternoon, generally across far eastern and northern Kansas. Additional heavy rainfall will likely result in flash flooding and further river rises. River flooding is expected to continue through much of the week. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Topeka KS 831 PM Central Daylight Time Sun May 19 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Hydrologic Outlook for the following streams: Kansas River. This hydrologic outlook is based on predicted rainfall and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than anticipated. Location: Kansas River at Topeka Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 15. feet at 7 PM Sunday Forecast crest: 15. feet at 7 AM Monday. Later statements, possibly warnings, may be issued as additional information becomes available.

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Mon, 20 May: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, with Hazards – H: 62°, L: 57°

Today’s Topeka Kansas weather outlook, reported at 5:16 AM on Monday, the 20th of May. Today, scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Then, Tonight, periods of showers and possibly a thunderstorm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 57. Breezy, with an east wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%. Tuesday, showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. High near 73. Breezy, with an east wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Then later, Tuesday Night, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a south wind 20 to 25 mph decreasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Sunrise today will be at 6:05 am and the sun will set at 8:33 pm.

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Sun, 19 May: Showers likely, with Hazards – L: 55°, H: 69°

Here is your local forecast for Topeka Kansas, reported at 5:16 AM on Sunday, the 19th of May. Overnight, showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 70%. Next, Sunday, scattered showers, mainly before 7am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%. Sunday Night, partly cloudy, with a low around 46. Next, Monday, a 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Increasing clouds, with a high near 61. East wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Sunrise today will be at 6:06 am and the sun will set at 8:32 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Several rivers across the area are forecast to reach minor or moderate flood stage through tonight. Days two through seven. Monday through Saturday. Severe thunderstorms are possible Monday night into Tuesday. Heavy rainfall is likely in these periods which will increase the flash flooding potential. River flooding may also continue into the middle and later portions of the week. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

Flood Watch. Flash flood watch in effect from monday afternoon through tuesday evening. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a. Flash Flood Watch for portions of central Kansas, east central Kansas, north central Kansas, and northeast Kansas, including the following areas, in central Kansas, Dickinson. In east central Kansas, Anderson, Coffey, Douglas, Franklin, Geary, Lyon, Morris, Osage, Shawnee, and Wabaunsee. In north central Kansas, Clay, Cloud, Ottawa, Republic, and Washington. In northeast Kansas, Brown, Jackson, Jefferson, Marshall, Nemaha, Pottawatomie, and Riley. From Monday afternoon through Tuesday evening. An additional round of heavy rainfall is expected Monday afternoon through Tuesday. Additional rainfall amounts of 2 to 5 inches are expected, with locally higher amounts likely. Soils remain saturated from the numerous rain events over the past few weeks. As a result, any additional rainfall could lead to flash flooding and river rises. Precautionary/preparedness actions. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions may develop that lead to flash flooding. Flash flooding is a very dangerous situation. You should monitor later forecasts and be prepared to take action should Flash Flood Warnings be issued.

Hydrologic Outlook. Hydrologic Outlook National Weather Service Topeka KS 955 PM Central Daylight Time Sat May 18 2019. The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a Hydrologic Outlook for the following streams: Chapman Creek. Kansas River. This hydrologic outlook is based on predicted rainfall and estimated runoff from earlier rainfall. Crests may vary if actual rainfall or runoff is greater or less than anticipated. Location: Chapman Creek near Chapman Flood stage: 19. feet Latest stage: 7. feet at 10 PM Saturday. Location: Kansas River at Topeka Flood stage: 26. feet Latest stage: 11. feet at 9 PM Saturday. Later statements, possibly warnings, may be issued as additional information becomes available.

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Sat, 18 May: Showers and thunderstorms likely, with Hazards – L: 70°, H: 76°

Topeka’s forecast for today, created at 5:16 AM on Saturday, the 18th of May. Overnight, showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a low around 70. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. Then later, Saturday, periods of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. High near 76. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Saturday Night, periods of showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rainfall. Low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 80%. And then, Sunday, scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 40%. Sunrise today will be at 6:07 am and the sun will set at 8:31 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Thunderstorms are expected across the entire forecast area today and tonight. Some of these storms may be severe with large hail and damaging winds. Heavy rainfall may result in localized flash flooding. Otherwise, river flooding continues at a few locations in north central Kansas. Days two through seven. Sunday through Friday. Severe thunderstorms are possible Monday night into Tuesday. Additional heavy rainfall will likely increase the flash flooding potential Monday night into Tuesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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Fri, 17 May: Mostly sunny, with Hazards – H: 87°, L: 70°

Topeka’s weather forecast for today, created at 5:15 AM on Friday, the 17th of May. Today, mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 30 mph. Then later, Tonight, a 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70. Breezy, with a south wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Saturday, showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. High near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. And then, Saturday Night, showers and thunderstorms. Low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 80%. Sunrise today will be at 6:08 am and the sun will set at 8:30 pm.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook. This hazardous weather outlook is for east central. north central and northeast Kansas. Day one. Today and Tonight. Thunderstorms are possible tonight across the entire forecast area. The strongest storms will be capable of large hail and damaging winds. River flooding continues at a few locations in north central Kansas. Days two through seven. Saturday through Thursday. There is the potential for severe thunderstorms and heavy rainfall Saturday and Saturday night. Additional severe thunderstorms with heavy rainfall are possible Monday into Tuesday. Spotter information statement. Spotter activation will not be needed through tonight.

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