Phil Anderson

Thu, 01/18/2018 - 04:42

Topeka weather for Thursday, Jan. 18 2018: Warmer weather on the way

Look for warmer weather over the next few days and through the weekend, as highs in the 40s and 50s are expected... Read more

Topeka weather for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018: Highs around 32 this afternoon

Warmer weather is on the way in the Topeka area, starting Wednesday, when highs should make it to around 32 degrees.

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Crews battle blaze early Wednesday near Perry Lake

Fire crews in Jefferson County were battling a blaze early Wednesday near Perry Lake, authorities said.

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No serious injuries in 2-vehicle crash late Wednesday in southwest Topeka

No serious injuries were reported in a two-vehicle crash late Wednesday in southwest Topeka.

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Warm Wednesday, then cold front enters Topeka area, with snow expected overnight

Wednesday afternoon will see spring-like temperatures in the upper-50s, but winter weather returns with a vengeance later in the day, as a... Read more

No serious injuries reported in two-vehicle crash early Wednesday in southeast Topeka

Emergency crews responded to a two-car crash early Wednesday in southeast Topeka, but no serious injuries were reported.

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Crash reported early Tuesday at S.E. 29th and Croco

Emergency crews were responding early Tuesday to a report of a two-vehicle crash just east of Topeka.

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Topeka weather for Tuesday, Jan. 9. 2018: Highs in 50s for second day in a row

Another warm, sunny January day is on tap Tuesday in the Topeka area, as highs for the second day in a row... Read more

Topeka weather for Monday, Jan. 8, 2018: Highs in 50s today, Tuesday and Wednesday before snow on Thursday

After early-morning fog, look for the warmest day so far this new year on Monday, as highs should reach the lower 50s... Read more

Topeka weather for Thursday, Jan. 4, 2017: Sunny with highs in upper-20s today

Highs will top out around the 29-degree mark on Thursday in the Topeka area, according to the National Weather Service.

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Man killed in one-vehicle crash late Tuesday in Phillips County in northwest Kansas

One person was killed late Tuesday in a one-vehicle crash in northwest Kansas, authorities said.

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Colorado woman killed Tuesday in head-on crash on I-70 in western Kansas

A Colorado woman was killed Tuesday morning in a two-vehicle, head-on crash on Interstate 70 in Russell County in western Kansas.

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Grass fire reported Tuesday morning near Interstate 70 and S.E. Deer Creek Trafficway

Crews were headed to a report of a grass fire early Tuesday morning in East Topeka.

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Bone-chilling cold grips wide swath of US, with at least 2 deaths reported

MILWAUKEE — Bone-chilling cold has gripped much of the central U.S. as 2018 opens, breaking century-old records and leading to at least... Read more

Topeka weather for Tuesday, Jan. 2, 2018: Heat wave? Not quite, but highs around 23 sounding good today

In most instances, a high temperature in the 20s would be considered a little on the cold side.

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Crews sent Monday afternoon to residence in south-central Topeka where oven fire was reported

Crews were responding to a report of an oven fire Monday afternoon in south-central Topeka.

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Fire crews put out ‘unattended burn’ Thursday near apartment complex north of Topeka

Crews were called Thursday morning to a possible fire at an apartment complex north of Topeka.

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Crews respond to slide-off crash Thursday near N.E. 31st and K-4 highway near Topeka

Emergency crews were responding to a report of a possible injury crash early Thursday northeast of Topeka.

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Topeka weather for Thursday, Dec. 28, 2017: Highs in lower 30s today and Friday, then arctic blast arrives

High temperatures in the lower-30s usually don’t seem all that warm, but Thursday and Friday’s weather may seem like a heat wave... Read more

Topeka weather for Wednesday, Dec. 27, 2017: Wind Chill Advisory issued as highs expected only around 15 today

Frigid temperatures and dangerously low wind-chill values are expected to persist Wednesday and for much of the next week in Topeka and... Read more

Topeka weather for Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017: Cloudy with highs in mid-40s today

Cloudy conditions with highs in the upper-40s are expected Wednesday in Topeka.

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Crews on scene of house fire Tuesday afternoon in North Topeka

Topeka Fire Department crews were on the scene of blaze early Tuesday afternoon on the city’s north side.

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Water-line break causing lane closure in southeast Topeka

A water-line break is causing a slight traffic disruption on a busy street in southeast Topeka, but city officials say the problem... Read more

Topeka weather for Tuesday, Dec. 19, 2017: Sunny with highs in mid-50s this afternoon

After a little fog Tuesday morning, look for sunshine and highs in the mid-50s by this afternoon.

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