Today's map shows high pressure for Northeast....wet across the Gulf States and very wet from The Northwest into The Rockies and it only gets wetter from here. Satellite below shows these 2 areas of moisture which will haunt these areas through the weekend with flooding rains.
Below...map of what it will look like over this weekend. Front in central sections will be the problem.
Map below shows amounts of rain this weekend. Some places well over 7". For now...be safe.