Some of the storms late Thursday may be strong to severe in counties west of Topeka, with large hail and damaging winds the main hazards. Highs rebound to the upper 80s for Thursday and Friday with a 40% chance of rain.
There's less of a chance of rain on Sunday and Monday. This will be the focus for showers and storms spreading eastward throughout the day.
ECLIPSE WEATHER: It is simply too early for a reliable forecast. Lows in the low 70s.
Highs will reach 88 degrees today, with lows around 74 degrees tonight.
Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms mainly before 1 p.m. At most, a half inch or so may fall with some of the more organized thunderstorms.
WEDNESDAY NIGHT: Mostly cloudy skies and mild temperatures continue, with a low of 67 degrees.
Saturday. Partly sunny. Afternoon shower/storm chance.
Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. It doesn't look like a wash-out, by any means, but the reality is...weekend rain chances.
An elongated area of low pressure is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms midway the Cabo Verde Islands and the Lesser Antilles. Expect temperatures this weekend only in the 70s which is below our normal high of 83. The sun should peek out a times, but there will be plenty of clouds around with potential for a shower or thunderstorm at just about any hour of the day. Highs are going to be in the upper-80s to near 90.
Sunday night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62. There may also be a shower or t-storm around to end the week. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tomorrow: Mostly cloudy, warmer.
Sunday. Partly sunny. Remote afternoon shower/storm chance.