Here is how Friday is shaping up. Another rain system will move from the Ohio Valley to the mid-Atlantic states, and strong to severe thunderstorms will hit the South. Much of the area from the Upper Midwest to the Northeast will remain on the chilly side, while mild weather prevails across the Intermountain West. California will be getting some more wet weather.

Story by AccuWeather.com Expert Senior Meteorologist John Kocet.