A stormy Friday expected for parts of the central and southern U.S.
Heavy rain, flash flooding and thunderstorms are expected on Friday, from the Southern Plains to the Tennessee Valley. Some of the storms may become severe in the afternoon and evening, especially in the ArkLaTex region and parts of the Lower Mississippi Valley. Primary hazards will be isolated damaging winds gusts and hail. The Central High Plains and the Carolinas could also see strong storms.
Marine Zone Forecast
THE APPROXIMATE SHOREWARD EDGE OF THE GULF STREAM CURRENT...AS OF JULY THIRD...
13 NM S OF DRY TORTUGAS LIGHT...ON LOGGERHEAD KEY. 17 NM S OF COSGROVE SHOAL LIGHT...OFF THE MARQUESAS KEYS. 5 NM S OF SAND KEY LIGHT...OFF KEY WEST. 8 NM S OF LOOE KEY...OFF BIG PINE KEY. 8 NM S OF SOMBRERO KEY LIGHT...OFF MARATHON. 12 NM SE OF ALLIGATOR REEF LIGHT...OFF ISLAMORADA. 13 NM SE OF MOLASSES REEF LIGHT...OFF KEY LARGO. 10 NM E OF CARYSFORT REEF LIGHT...OFF OCEAN REEF.
GULF STREAM INFORMATION COURTESY OF THE NAVAL OCEANOGRAPHIC OFFICE.