A tropical wave is likely to become the Atlantic Basin's next tropical storm as it approaches or crosses the Caribbean Sea later this week and potentially pose eventual threats to North America.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the South Central United States
Bouts of heavy rain and thunderstorms will continue to soak portions of Texas into Monday night, further heightening the risk of flooding.
Ash blanketed parts of Costa Rica this week after the Turrialba volcano erupted while flooding overtook parts of the mid-Atlantic and midwestern U.S.
Another round of heavy rain capable of causing flooding will crawl eastward over the Plains and Upper Midwest this weekend, prior to stalling next week.