accurately only a few hours ahead. YOU ARE NOT ALONE! This is just what happens, especially in Spring and Fall.
This is THE LINK! Graphic interpretation is
easy to understand, plus gives cloud layers, time frame & wind speed/direction. Most accurate for cloud cover information.
Their page for Topeka with graphs for current conditions, most accurate especially for wind speed prediction.
Visual animation of surface winds across the U.S. with zoom feature for a more local look.
Map of the airports within a 100 mile radius. Just mouseover the airport icon to see AWOS or other available reports for that location.
Detected from your location and time, forecasted at hourly intervals.
The National Weather Service Aviation Digital Data Service: type in the station you want...
is Topeka Billard.
is Topeka Forbes
radio button, the hit Get TAFs and METARs
button. Very detailed and updated short range forecasts. This is some of what you get on a pilot briefing.
Or... see them all together in this link.
Want to look up a different weather station? Find the identifier here...
The latest Radar Image of
Northeast Kansas, showing precipitation
Shows the U.S. satellite
image with cloud cover/ water vapor, wind direction, isobars!
From the National Weather
Service, Current Conditions, Forecasts, Watches and Warnings for Osage
get the forecast for Osage City in a format easy to
understand without a ton of details
Storm Warnings from the
Aviation Weather Center in Kansas City, Missouri