The Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather: Strong storms likely across Southeast

Start your day with the latest weather news. A weeklong stretch of severe weather across the U.S. looks to be coming to an end after one more day of strong storms.

Welcome to the Daily Weather Update from FOX Weather. It’s Friday, April 19, 2024, and North Dakota Day. Start your day with everything you need to know about today's weather. You can also get a quick briefing of national, regional and local weather whenever you like with the FOX Weather Update podcast.

Severe storms possible across Southeast

Wave after wave of severe weather that has hammered the U.S. this week is coming to an end, but not before another day of powerful storms across the Southeast. While Friday’s threat is lower than others this week, strong storms are expected in a swath that stretches from Virginia to Alabama.

The severe weather outlook for Friday.
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