Highs in the upper-80s with a chance of early-morning showers are in the Wednesday forecast for the Topeka area.

Then, highs will soar into the upper-90s on Thursday and remain there through the weekend.

Here is the seven-day outlook from the National Weather Service:


Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8 a.m. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.
Wednesday night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.
Thursday: A 10 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny and hot, with a high near 97. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Thursday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.
Friday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Friday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Saturday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 98.
Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.
Sunday: Sunny and hot, with a high near 97.
Sunday night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.
Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.
Monday night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 70.
Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 89.