Forecast: Pleasant today, rain possible through the weekend

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Overview: A cold front will move through Kentucky on Friday, bringing us our best chance for rain this week, with high temperatures around 80 degrees. Be on the lookout for heavy downpours, frequent lightning and damaging wind and hail.

Tonight|Thunderstorms during the evening, then partly cloudy overnight. The airmass will be warm & humid across the area Sunday, and showers and storms will be likely especially in the afternoon. One or two of these could be strong to near severe but the odds will be rather low.

Sunny skies and a high near 88 are expected Wednesday for Topeka and northeast Kansas, according to the National Weather Service.

Forecasters do call for a chance of storms Monday and Tuesday next week before skies clear up again Wednesday. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts will be between three-quarters of an inch to 1 inch.

Showers and storms will be more widespread on Saturday morning through midday as a cold front approaches. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North northwest wind 7 to 13 miles per hour, with gusts as high as 24 miles per hour. Highs will reach the mid 80s Saturday and drop into the low 80s Sunday.

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Sunday: It'll be dry, sunny and mild with a high near 74.

Sunday Night: A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Monday: Rain. High near 69. Rain chances are 60%.

Keep the umbrellas handy as we will continue to have a rain chance through the afternoon, with northern MS likely to get a couple afternoon thunderstorms.

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