NEW BEDFORD -- The Summer Sound Series Concert scheduled for tonight, Friday, July 7, at 6 p.m. on Pier 3 in New Bedford has been canceled by organizers due to weather forecasts.

The Summer Sound Series organizers look forward to seeing attendees and officially kicking off the Summer Sound Series next Friday, July 14, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Pier 3.

Today's weather forecast calls for heavy rain and thunderstorms throughout the afternoon and into the evening hours. More at SouthCoastToday.com/weather.