A corridor of severe thunderstorms will reach from Oklahoma and northeastern Texas to the Carolinas and Georgia into Friday evening.
A batch of rain will swing across the Northeast into Saturday in the Northeast, while spotty downpours occur elsewhere across the nation.
July Fourth will be stormy from the central Plains to the central Appalachians, while clear skies are in store for much of the West, Midwest and New England.
The same front that brought gusty thunderstorms and tornado reports across Missouri Wednesday will once again spark severe weather from the Plains to the Tennessee Valley into Thursday night and beyond.
Severe storms plowed across Missouri on Wednesday evening into Thursday morning.
The world may see an increase of intense downpours that contribute to flash flooding, new research says.