Severe Weather Threat

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The severe weather threat will be increasing for areas of western and central Kansas between 2 and 4pm. Tornadic storms will be possible later this afternoon and evening generally west of a line from Clay Center to Marion. For areas to the east the threat will be primarily large hail.

An Active Afternoon

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 Under cloudy skies today temperatures will warm into the upper 60s to lower 70s by afternoon.  By late afternoon we will see an increased chance for thunderstorms, any of which could become severe.  Large hail and damaging winds will be the greatest threat though a few isolated tornadoes cannot be ruled out.  Showers and thunderstorms […]

Around the Corner, Rain

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 It will become partly cloudy today as temperatures warm back into the mid 60s.  Showers and thunderstorms should develop/move into northeast Kansas after midnight tonight as lows settle into the upper 40s to around 50.  Rain and a few thundershowers will be around through mid-morning tomorrow followed by mostly cloudy skies and a renewed chance […]

Cool Sunshine

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 Today will be sunny but cooler than yesterday as temperatures only warm into the upper 50s and lower 60s.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will drop into the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Clouds will gradually increase Thursday as highs return to the mid 60s.  Showers and scattered thunderstorms are on tap after midnight […]

Using the Sun Today

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 It will be mostly sunny and warmer today with temperatures topping out in the upper 60s to lower 70s.  Cool air settles in tonight and will stick around through Thursday.  Highs Wednesday will only make the upper 50s to lower 60s while Thursday’s highs hit the range of the mid 60s.  There will be a […]

Sunnier but Cool

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 It will be sunny, breezy and cool today with highs only reaching the lower 60s.  West winds will range from 10-20mph with higher gusts this afternoon.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will settle into the mid 30s to around 40.  There likely will be some scattered frost in low lying and protected areas.  Tuesday […]

Rain Inches Closer

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 Under partly sunny skies today high temperatures should top out in the lower to mid 70s.  The chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms will be on the rise this afternoon and will continue tonight through Saturday night.  Some of the storms could produce large hail along with locally heavy rains.  Highs Saturday will hover around […]

Dry? Not Much Longer

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 It will be warmer today thanks to at least some sunshine by afternoon.  Highs should hit the range of the lower to mid 70s.  There will be a chance for showers and a few thunderstorms, mainly west of Topeka tonight as lows settle into the mid and upper 50s.  The chance for showers will be […]

Dry Now, Wet Weekend

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 A few light showers along and east of highway 75 will end early this morning followed by cloudy to mostly cloudy skies and a breezy afternoon.  Highs today should range from the mid to upper 60s.  Tonight will be partly to mostly cloudy with lows in the lower 50s.  We should see a little bit […]

Headed for the Showers

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 It is going to another partly sunny and mild day today as temperatures warm back into the mid 60s.  There will be a slight chance for light rain tonight, mainly along and east of highway 75.  Lows tonight will drop into the upper 40s.  We should see a little more in the way of sunshine […]

Nice Rains, More to Come

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 We’ll start this week on a dry note after some welcome rains over the weekend.  Under partly sunny skies today and tomorrow high temperatures should range from the mid to upper 60s.  The chance for scattered showers will return late Tuesday night and will continue into the day Wednesday.  Highs Wednesday will be in the […]

Sunny with Little Wind

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 Under almost cloudless skies today high temperatures will warm back into the upper 60s.  Winds today will be light and westerly .  It will become partly cloudy tonight with lows dropping into the lower and mid 40s.  Saturday will be breezy and warmer with highs ranging from the lower to mid 70s.  Clouds will increase […]

Shifty Winds

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 Clouds will gradually decrease while west to northwest winds steadily increase today with gusts by afternoon topping 30mph.  Temperatures in and around Topeka will hold steady this morning but will drop a few degrees as those north winds return.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will settle into the mid 30s.  Friday will be sunny […]

Boomers Soon

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 Scattered showers and thunderstorms will exit eastern Kansas early this morning followed by a cloudy to mostly cloudy day with a renewed chance for strong to severe thunderstorms by late afternoon.  Showers and thunderstorms are likely well into the nighttime hours, any of which could produce any type of severe weather though large hail and […]

Storms Around the Corner

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 After a cloudy start to the day we should see at least partial clearing this afternoon as temperatures top out in the mid 70s to lower 80s.  There will be a slight chance for widely scattered thunderstorms east of the turnpike by late afternoon.  Under mostly cloudy to cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into […]

Lotta Clouds

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Cloudy skies and occasional areas of drizzle early Monday will give way to mostly cloudy skies by afternoon with highs only warming into the lower 70s.  There will be a slight chance for a few scattered showers and possibly a rumble of thunder tonight otherwise it will be cloudy with lows in the upper 50s […]

The Winds Are Back

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 Showers and a rumble of thunder or two will pass through eastern Kansas this morning followed by clearing skies, stiff north winds and cool highs in the mid to upper 50s.  Under clear skies tonight winds will go calm allowing temperatures to fall into the lower 30s.  Saturday will be sunny and by afternoon breezy […]

Nice Rain, Now Cooler

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 Sunshine will be limited today behind the cool front that triggered the rain and thunderstorms earlier this morning.  Highs today will range from the mid 60s to the around 70, the cooler readings being found closer to the Nebraska border.  Under cloudy skies tonight we will have a chance for more showers, especially after midnight.  […]

Warm then Thunder

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 Under sunny skies it will be breezy and very warm today with highs reaching the range of the lower to mid 80s.  With the arrival of a cold front tonight the chance for scattered showers and thunderstorms will be on the rise.  There will be a window of opportunity for severe weather, mainly in the […]

Add Wind to the Warmth

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 As we head into April our sunny and warm weather will march on, at least for a couple more afternoons.  Highs today will top out in the upper 70s.  With strong south winds gusting over 30mph tomorrow high temperatures should be pushed into the lower and mid 80s.  A pronounced cold front will be moving […]

March’s End, Hot Lamb

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 Sunny skies and very warm temperatures will be around through mid-week followed by a good chance for showers and thunderstorms Wednesday night into early Thursday morning.  Highs today and tomorrow will be in the mid 70s.  With very strong south winds in place Wednesday high temperatures will be pushed into the lower and mid 80s.  […]

Room for Improvement

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 Cool weather will stick around for another day and a half with highs today only reaching the upper 40s.  Highs for Saturday will be marginally better as temperatures top out in the upper 50s thanks in part to more sunshine.  In between, we will see a slight chance for sprinkles or scattered light showers tonight […]

Cool a Little Longer

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 It will be sunny but still cool today with clouds back on the increase late this afternoon.  Highs today will top out in the mid 50s.  There will be a slight chance for passing light showers tonight, possibly mixed with a little wet snow at times.  Lows tonight will settle into the lower and mid […]

Meteorological Hangover (Foggy)

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 Fog will linger through the morning hours, gradually giving way to mostly cloudy to cloudy skies for the afternoon.  There will be a renewed chance for showers and a few thundershowers from mid-afternoon through late this evening.  If there are to be any strong to possibly severe storms today they should fall well south and […]

Rumblings of Thunder

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Clouds will gradually increase today as temperatures top out in the mid to upper 60s.  Showers and occasional thunderstorms will be possible tonight as lows settle into the mid 40s.  Periods of rain and occasional thundershowers are likely through early afternoon Tuesday with temperatures reaching the lower 60s by afternoon.  There will be a brief […]

Hotsy-Totsy

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 When all is said and done, this may very well be the hottest March 16th   on record.  The record high for Topeka for today is 81 degrees.  This afternoon high temperatures will range from the lower to mid 80s.  It will also be very breezy with southwest winds gusting over 25mph.  There is a very […]

Perfection Rolls On

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 Another sunny and warm day is on tap as highs return to the mid 70s.  Under sunny skies tomorrow temperatures will be cooler but still pleasant for this time of year.  Highs Saturday will be in the mid 60s.  It will get a little breezy by Sunday afternoon but also warmer.  Highs should top out […]

Hangin’ in the 70s

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 It is going to be another sunny and warm day today as high temperatures return to the lower and mid 70s.   Under increasing clouds tonight lows will settle into the mid and upper 40s.  Friday will be partly sunny but still mild as temperatures top out in the upper 60s to lower 70s.  Sunny skies […]

Ideal for March

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 It will be another sunny and warm day today with unusually light winds for the month of March.  Highs today will again reach the mid 70s.  Winds today will be northerly early but will become easterly at 5mph or less this afternoon.  After lows drop into the upper 30s and lower 40s tonight temperatures will […]

Those 70s Are Back

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 Warm weather will be with us through the end of the week though temperatures will cool some by Friday.  With clouds gradually decreasing today temperatures should rebound back into the upper 60s and lower 70s.  After lows in the upper 30s tonight highs tomorrow will peak in the mid 70s.  Thursday starts out sunny but […]

More Spring to Our Step

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 It will be partly cloudy and a little cooler but still very mild today with highs topping out in the mid 60s.  Lows tonight will fall into the upper 30s to around 40 under partly cloudy skies.  Tuesday will be mostly sunny and a little warmer with afternoon temperatures warming back to around 70.  Wednesday […]

Warmth, Welcome Back!

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 We will see a nice, extended stretch of mild weather between now and next Thursday.  It will be mostly sunny today with highs warming back into the mid and upper 50s.  Saturday will be sunny and a little warmer as temperatures top out in the lower 60s.  Under partly cloudy skies Sunday highs will slip […]

Gradually Better

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 It is going to be bright but chilly today with highs only reaching the mid 30s with full sunshine.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will settle into the lower to mid 20s.  Friday will be sunny and warmer as temperatures top out in the lower 50s.  Warmer weather is on tap for the weekend […]

Sun North, Snow South

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 Snow will fall mainly south of I-70 today while skies partially clear along and north of I-70 this afternoon.  Highs today will range from the upper 20s to lower 30s.  Under clear skies tonight lows will drop into the upper single digits to around 10.  Thursday will be sunny and a little warmer with highs […]

Warm? Not So Fast

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 We will see a noticeable change in the weather today as yet another cold front plows into and through the state.  Highs early this afternoon should make the range of the mid and upper 40s.  Slightly cooler temperatures will be found closer to the Nebraska border.  Temperatures should drop into the mid and upper 30s […]

Slowly Shaking Winter

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 It will be mostly cloudy and cool today with pockets of fog or drizzle, some of which will freeze this morning.  Highs today will be in the mid to upper 30s.  Under cloudy skies tonight there will be a chance for areas of light rain or drizzle.  Some of that may also be freezing for […]

Snow Man!!!

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 It will be mostly cloudy and cold again today with highs only reaching the upper teens and lower 20s.  Under cloudy skies tonight lows will drop into the lower and mid teens.  Snow will gradually overspread northeast Kansas tomorrow, arriving in and around Topeka by early afternoon.  Highs tomorrow will make it back into the […]

Not Warm and Fuzzy

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 It is going to be a breezy and cold day today with high temperatures only reaching the upper teens and lower 20s, and that is with sunshine.  North winds should keep the wind chill in the single digits most of the day, all of those below zero through most of the morning.  Under mostly clear […]

From 50s to Teens

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 As a cold front approaches Kansas this afternoon clouds will gradually increase across northeast Kansas followed by a chance for passing showers late this afternoon and evening.  Highs ahead of the front will top out in the mid 50s.  With the passage of the front this evening the chance for rain will give way to […]

Briefly Warmer

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 It will be sunny and warmer today with temperatures warming into the mid 40s this afternoon.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will drop into the lower and mid 20s.  Clouds will increase tomorrow with a chance for a mix of rain and snow to follow by late afternoon, especially along and north of I-70.  […]

Warm Tomorrow, Only

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 We will see variable cloudiness today as temperatures struggle to get back into the mid and upper 20s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the lower and mid teens.  Tuesday should be the warmest day of the week with highs topping out in the mid and possibly upper 40s.  Under increasing clouds […]

Saturday Update

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 This morning’s computer output offers a different and possibly more positive outlook on this weekend’s storm system.  Where early information indicated we would have chance for a mix of rain, freezing rain and snow for a prolonged period of time, the newest data indicates we’ll have a chance for rain and or freezing rain after […]

Slippery Saturday

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 Today will be cloudy and cold with occasional flurries possible.  Highs this afternoon will only make the mid 20s.  Under mostly cloudy skies tonight lows will drop into the mid and upper teens.  Friday will be partly to mostly cloudy and warmer with temperatures finally rising above freezing, for a while.  Highs tomorrow should range […]

Wasting Sunshine

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 It will be sunny, a little breezy and cold today with highs only making the lower to mid 20s.  Clouds will increase tonight with lows dropping into the 10-15 degree range.  Thursday will be cloudy and cold with a slight chance for light snow or flurries by mid to late afternoon.  Highs tomorrow will be […]

Wanted: Groundhog

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 Snow will be possible through late morning across portions of northeast Kansas, Topeka included, with an inch or less accumulation most likely.  We should see some clearing this afternoon as temperatures warm into the lower 30s.  It will be partly cloudy tonight and cold with lows ranging from 10 to 15.  Wednesday will be sunny, […]

Marginal Sledding Conditions

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 It will be chilly all week with occasional chances for precipitation, some of which may be in the form of rain or freezing rain.  Today and Tuesday will be cold with highs in the upper 20s.  There is a chance for snow late tonight through early afternoon tomorrow.  Under a mostly sunny sky Wednesday temperatures […]

Fleeting Mildness

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 It will be mostly sunny and mild today as temperatures warm back into the upper 40s to around 50 degrees this afternoon.  The mild temperatures stick around through about mid-morning Saturday before much colder air rushes back into the state.  Highs before noon tomorrow will reach the mid 30s.  By mid to late afternoon temperatures […]

More Like Winter

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 It will be partly sunny and chilly today with highs only reaching the upper 20s to lower 30s.  Under mostly to partly cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into the lower 20s.  Friday will be mostly sunny and warmer with temperatures topping out in the mid to upper 40s.  Saturday starts out mild but with […]

Losing Ground Again

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 It will be mostly to partly cloudy, breezy and colder today with temperatures holding fairly steady in the range of the upper 30s to around 40.  However, north winds gusting over 20mph this afternoon will make it feel more like the upper 20s to around 30.  Clearing skies are on tap tonight with lows headed […]

Hello 50s

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 Temperatures will be bouncing all over the place for the rest of this week and weekend as a series of cold fronts push through the Plains between now and Sunday.  Under clearing skies today highs should rebound back into the lower and mid 50s.  Temperatures tomorrow will peak about midday as more cold air rushes […]

Big Ups & Downs

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 It will be mostly to partly cloudy today and much cooler with highs only making the upper 40s.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into the upper 20s and lower 30s.  Tuesday will be partly cloudy and warmer with temperatures topping out in the mid to upper 50s.  Colder air rushes into the […]

Heat Wave

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  Away from the 3-6” snowpack over far northern Kansas it will be very warm today through the weekend.  Record high temperatures will be possible across a large area of northeast Kansas Saturday afternoon.  Under partly cloudy skies today highs will warm back into the upper 50s to lower 60s.  With sunny skies tomorrow highs […]

Major Thaw 2.0

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 It will be partly cloudy and chilly today with highs only reaching the lower to mid 30s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the lower and mid 20s.  Sunshine and south winds will combine to bring highs back into the upper 50s to around 60 tomorrow, with even warmer temperatures on tap […]

Cold and Snowy, for Some

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 It will be cold and breezy today with snow gradually spread across portions of northeast Kansas.  Most of the accumulating snow is expected north of I-70 and generally east of a Marysville to Manhattan line.  Up to a couple of inches will be possible, especially for that area nearest the Nebraska state line. Temperatures today […]

Ups and Downs

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 Today will be mostly sunny and warmer with high temperatures ranging from the upper 40s to lower 50s except near the Nebraska line.  Snow cover there will keep highs in the lower to mid 40s.  Under partly to mostly cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into the mid and upper 20s.  There will be a […]

Touched by Winter

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  It will be chilly today as skies go from clear to partly sunny by afternoon.  Highs today will only make the upper 20s to around 30 degrees.   Slightly cooler temperatures will be found over the deeper snow cover near the Nebraska border.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the upper teens to […]

Now For Some Snow

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 It will be partly cloudy and seasonably mild today with highs in the mid 40s.  Under cloudy skies tonight lows will only drop into the lower 30s.  There will be a chance for drizzle or light rain late tonight, some of which may be freezing for a brief time north of I-70.  Rain is likely […]

Ree-Al-uh-tee.

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 Today will be mostly to partly cloudy, breezy through midday and cooler.  Highs this afternoon will only make the mid 40s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the lower 20s.  Friday will be partly cloudy and cool with highs again reaching the mid 40s.  Cloudy skies and the chance for rain or […]

Losing Ground Quick

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 It will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy, breezy and very warm today with temperatures warming into the lower and mid 70s.  The record high for today in Topeka is 77 degrees, established just two years ago.  That is also the warmest January daytime high on record for Topeka.  Under clearing skies tonight it will […]

Around the Corner: Snow

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 It will be sunny, calm and mild today with highs returning to the lower 60s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will only fall to the upper 30s to around 40.  Wednesday will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy, breezy and warm with highs topping out in the upper 60s to around 70.  It’s not […]

Warm a Little Longer

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 The week will get off to a much warmer start today followed by warmth through mid-week.  Cooler and more unsettled weather should return for the latter part of the week and the first part of the weekend.  Under partly cloudy skies today highs will warm back into the lower and mid 60s.  Tuesday will be […]

Breezy & Warmer

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 It will be mostly sunny to partly cloudy and warmer today as temperatures return to the lower 50s this afternoon.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will cool to the upper 20s.  Saturday will be breezy and warmer with highs in the range of the upper 50s to around 60.  Sunday will be breezy as […]

Warming Again

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 Clouds will gradually clear northeast Kansas today as temperatures warm back into the lower 40s.  With clear skies and calm winds tonight lows will settle into the upper teens and lower 20s.  Friday will be mostly sunny and warmer with highs reaching the lower 50s.  Warm and breezier conditions are on tap for the weekend […]

Mini Cool Down

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 Today will be partly cloudy and a little cooler with highs topping out in the mid to upper 40s.  Under mostly cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into the mid and upper 20s.  With clouds gradually clearing tomorrow high temperatures will only make the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Warmer weather returns for Friday and […]

Not as ‘Hot’

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 Clouds will gradually decrease from midday on today as temperatures warm back into the lower to mid 50s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the mid 20s.  Wednesday will be partly cloudy and cooler as temperatures top out in the mid 40s.  It will be a few degrees cooler Thursday with highs […]

Still on a Roll

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 It will be a mild start to relatively quiet week today as high temperatures warm back into the upper 50s and lower 60s.  Clouds will increase tonight as lows settle into the lower and mid 30s.  Tomorrow morning should be mostly cloudy with a very slight chance for sprinkles or brief light rain.  Clouds should […]

A Lot More Like It

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 Today will be the nicest day we’ve seen in over a month as high temperatures find the range of the lower 60s.  Winds today will be southwesterly at 12-20mph.  Under mostly clear to partly cloudy skies tonight lows will only drop to the mid 30s.  Saturday will be partly cloudy and cooler with west winds […]

Patience Rewarded

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 Under sunny skies high temperatures today should warm into the upper 40s and lower 50s.  Skies will be mostly clear tonight as lows settle into the lower to mid 20s.  Friday will be mostly sunny, breezier and warmer with upper 50 to lower 60 degree highs on tap.  It will be very breezy Saturday, especially […]

Welcome Warmth

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 After a cloudy start to the day we should see mostly sunny skies this afternoon and warmer temperatures.  Highs this afternoon will range from the mid to upper 30s.  Tonight will be mostly clear with lows in the upper teens to lower 20s.  Thursday will be mostly sunny and warm with highs topping out in […]

Late Week Improvements

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 It will be partly cloudy and chilly today with highs ranging from the mid to upper 20s.  Under mostly cloudy skies tonight there will be a slight chance for flurries after midnight.  Lows tonight will settle into the upper teens to around 20.  After a slight chance for flurries early Wednesday we should see decreasing […]

Eventually Warmer

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 It will remain mostly cloudy, breezy and cold today with high temperatures only reaching the lower to mid 20s.  Under a partly cloudy sky tonight lows will drop into the range of 5 to 10 degrees.  Tuesday will be mostly cloudy and chilly with highs again in the lower to mid 20s.  There will be […]

Wasting Sunshine

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 It is going to be another chilly and breezy day today as high temperatures fall back into the upper teens and lower 20s.  North winds will range from 10-18mph with occasional gusts over 20.  Under clear skies tonight lows will settle into the 5 to 10 degree range.  Saturday will be mostly sunny, breezy and […]

Warmer but Windy

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 It will be breezy today as temperatures warm into the upper 20s.  Southwest to west winds will gust over 20mph, producing wind chills below zero through most of the morning.  Wind chill values should be in the mid to upper teens at best this afternoon.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the […]

Wind, Cold, Wind

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It will be breezy through early afternoon with north winds gusting between 25 and 30mph.  Combine that with temperatures that will hold steady in the 8-11 degree range and the result is a wind chill ranging from -8 to -15.  Winds this afternoon should lighten up as high pressure settles in over the top of […]

Losing Ground Again

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 It will be sunnier but not any warmer today as north winds begin ushering in colder air.  Highs today will only make the mid 20s.  Cold air pours into the state tonight on north winds that will gust over 20mph.  Lows will drop into the range of 3 to 6 degrees.  Wind chill values will […]

Modified Cold

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The cold that settled in over the weekend will be modified slightly today and tomorrow.  Under partly sunny skies today highs today should return to the mid 20s.   Mid 20 degree highs will be back tomorrow under partly cloudy skies.  Much colder air spills into the state for Wednesday and Wednesday night.  Highs Wednesday only […]

Not Much Sun

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 It will be mostly cloudy today with areas of drizzle possible through early afternoon.   Highs today will be in the upper 30s to lower 40s.  Fog will develop tonight as lows drop into the lower and mid 30s.  Thursday will be cloudy with morning fog.  Highs tomorrow should warm into the mid and upper 40s.  […]

Back Into the Clouds

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 It will be partly cloudy and cooler today with high temperatures only reaching the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Clouds will increase tonight followed by a slight chance for freezing drizzle, mainly along and north of I-70.  Lows tonight will drop into the upper 20s.  The chance for freezing drizzle will be present through mid-morning […]

Brighter & Warmer

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 Sunshine returns today along with warmer temperatures.  Highs this afternoon should top out in the mid to upper 50s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will cool to the upper 20s and lower 30s.  Tuesday will be partly cloudy and cooler with highs back in the lower 40s.  Lower to mid 40 degree highs will […]

Sunny but Frigid

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 It will be mostly sunny but cold today as high temperatures only reach the upper 20s and lower 30s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will fall back into the lower teens.  Tuesday will be mostly sunny and warmer.  Highs tomorrow should rebound back into the lower 40s.  Highs Wednesday will range from the upper […]

Leftover Warmth

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 It will be mostly sunny and much warmer today with high temperatures hitting the range of the upper 50s to lower 60s.  Tonight will be mild as lows only drop into the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Saturday will be a little warmer with temperatures reaching the lower to mid 60s by mid-afternoon.  Colder air […]

Happy Thanksgiving

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 It will be mostly sunny and relatively mild today with high temperatures topping out in the lower to mid 40s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will settle into the upper 20s.  Friday and Saturday will be much warmer with highs reaching the upper 50s to lower 60s tomorrow and the lower to mid 60s […]

Another Chilly Breeze

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 It will be partly sunny, breezy and cooler today with temperatures holding steady in the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Northwest winds will range from 15-22mph with gusts to 30.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will settle into the lower 20s.  Thanksgiving will be partly cloudy and relatively mild with highs in the lower […]

Mild for November

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 High clouds will overspread northeast Kanas today as temperatures warm into the mid and upper 40s.  Under mostly cloudy skies tonight lows will only drop into the lower and mid 30s.  There is a slight chance for sprinkles or possibly some light snow in the far northeast corner of the Kansas overnight.  Tomorrow will be […]

Cooler but Tolerable

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 It will be partly cloudy, breezy and cool today with high temperatures reaching the mid 40s.  Northwest winds will range from 14-22mph with gusts occasionally over 30.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop to the lower 20s.  Tuesday will be partly cloudy and a little warmer with highs in the mid to upper […]

Cool and Drizzly

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 It will be sunny and seasonably cool today with highs warming back into the upper 30s and lower 40s.  Clouds will gradually increase tonight as lows settle into the mid and upper 20s.  Friday will be cloudy and cool with a chance for drizzle by late morning through mid to late afternoon.  Some of the […]

Mild is Relative

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 It will be partly cloudy, still cool for this time of year but relatively mild compared to the past week.  Highs today should range from the upper 30s to lower 40s.  Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will drop into the lower 20s.  Thursday will be mostly sunny and a little warmer with highs headed […]

Inching Upwards

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 After a cold start to the day we will see temperatures warm about 30 to 35 degrees, with highs topping out in the mid and upper 30s.  It will be a little breezy by afternoon with southwest winds gusting to f20mph.  Under partly cloudy skies tonight lows will only drop into the lower and mid […]

A Little Colder Please

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 It will be partly cloudy, breezy and cold today with highs only reaching the mid 20s.  Wind chill values will only climb into the mid-teens at best.  Under mostly clear skies tonight we should see record or near record cold temperatures.  Lows will range from 5 to 10 above zero.  The record for Topeka tomorrow […]

‘Icing’ on the Cake

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 It will be partly cloudy and a little warmer today with highs headed into the mid 30s.  Clouds will increase tonight as temperatures fall into the lower and mid 20s.  Snow will develop and/or move into northeast Kansas tomorrow morning and will continue into the afternoon.  The greatest accumulations should take place between 9am and […]

From Cold to Snow

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 It will be sunny and cold again today with high temperatures returning to the lower 30s.  Skies will become partly cloudy tonight with lows settling into the lower and mid teens.  Friday will be partly cloudy with highs in the lower to mid 30s.  Clouds will be on the increase Friday night followed by a […]

Ice Boxed

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 Winter tightens its grip on northeast Kansas today thanks to an increase in cloud cover. Highs today will only make the mid and upper 20s.  While northwest winds will be lighter today the wind chill index will still range from the upper teens to lower 20s at the warmest time of day.  Clearing skies are […]

Like it or Not…

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 Grab a coat and keep it handy as the cold that arrived yesterday will stick around through the upcoming weekend. North winds will add to the chill from time to time but should be strongest today with gusts 25-30mph through early afternoon.  Highs today will be in the lower to mid 30s.  Clouds will increase […]

Well Helllloo Winter!

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 Big and fast changes are in store today that will lead to a much different weather pattern for the lion’s share of November. A very strong cold front will blast its way through Kansas throughout the day today leaving very strong winds and sharp drops in temperatures in its wake.  After highs in the upper […]

Big Chill Around the Corner

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 Under mostly sunny skies high temperatures will fall back into the upper 50s this afternoon.  Warmer weather will be around Friday as temperatures warm from the lower to mid 30s tomorrow morning into the lower and mid 60s tomorrow afternoon.  Our every other day cool down shows up for Saturday with highs back in the […]

Basking in More Warmth

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 Temperatures are going to rise and fall daily through Monday but all in all the next several days could be considered mild to very mild. The end comes next Tuesday when much colder air is expected to roll into the Plains.  Temperatures by late Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons may struggle to reach the lower 40s.  […]

Up, Down, Up, Down

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 Clouds will gradually clear out this afternoon as temperatures climb back into the upper 50s to around 60. Under mostly clear skies tonight lows will cool into the mid and upper 30s.  Wednesday will be sunny, breezy by afternoon and warmer with highs in the mid to upper 60s.  Cooler air settles in for Thursday […]

Mild & a bit Damp

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Under a mostly cloudy to overcast sky temperatures will return to the mid 60s for highs this afternoon. Scattered showers along with a rumble of thunder are likely this afternoon through early tonight.  Lows tonight will settle into the mid and upper 40s.  Tuesday will be partly cloudy and cool with highs topping out right […]

Frosted Pumpkins

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 It will be breezy and much cooler today with high temperatures only reaching the mid to upper 40s. Gusty north winds should gradually diminish by mid to late afternoon.  Under clear skies tonight lows will drop into the lower and mid 20s.  Saturday will be sunny and cool with highs in the lower 50s.  It […]