Satellite shows lots of dry air from The Rockies to East Coast as indicated by black. The bright colors contine over the Southwest and Gulf States...indicating thunderstorms.
Today's map shows cold front heading off East Coast. The best chance of thunderstorms - Gulf States. High pressure over Chicago will treat the Eastern Half of The Nation to nice weather thru much of the weekend.
Today's severe threat is confined to Nebraska and Kansas.
Map above shows rainfall amounts from Monday thru Wed. of next week. The heavy rains in the east will all be ahead of a cool outbreak which will spread east by late next week.