Quiet weather for today, but severe weather ramps up next week.

Good morning everyone. Happy Friday! 

today forecast

We've got a quiet forecast heading into the weekend, but all of the ingredients are coming together for a possible severe weather outbreak next week.

future tornado

The cold air has suppressed a lot of the big storms that we typically see this time of year, but now with a warm up on the way that could all change.

storm pattern

Meanwhile, today showers and storms will spread across the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic.  


Northern California and the Northwest will continue seeing scattered showers and storms as a system moves inland through the weekend. 

tornado count

And we'll watch the Plains next week for some stronger storms.

See you Monday!


Janice Dean currently serves as senior meteorologist for FOX News Channel (FNC). In addition, she is the morning meteorologist for FNC’s FOX &Friends (weekdays 6-9AM/ET). She joined the network in January 2004. Click here for more information on Janice Dean.