LJWorld.com weblogs Lawrence Weather Watch

Storms move across Northeast Kansas


As a line of showers and storms pushed through Northeast Kansas this morning, some areas saw a lot of rain, while others saw just a little bit of rain, but a beautiful sunrise illuminating the storms in the distance.

Here are some rain totals from this morning. -Miltonvale, Kan. (Cloud Co.):2.96” as of 7:30 a.m. -Longford, Kan. (Clay Co.): 3.25” as of 8:03 a.m. -3 miles SW of Miltonvale, Kan. (Cloud Co.): 3.5” as of 9:21 a.m. -Blosser Municipal Airport, Concordia, Kan. (Cloud Co.): 2.3” as of 10:00 a.m. -Manhattan Regional Airport (Riley Co.): 0.72” as of 10:00 a.m. -Forbes Field, Topeka, Kan. (Shawnee Co.): 0.88” as of 10:00 a.m. -Philip Billard Municipal Airport, Topeka, Kan. (Shawnee Co.): 0.31” as of 10:00 a.m. -Lawrence Municipal Airport (Douglas Co.): 0.26” as of 10:00 a.m.

These photographs were taken outside of our TV station in Topeka before the rain arrived.

View video of the storms passing in the distance during the sunrise this morning from our skycam in Mayetta.

View video of the storms approaching Topeka.