A tornado outbreak killed at least 1 and injured dozens more as twisters hit Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa on Sunday.
A rare May snowstorm shattered snowfall records in three states, while bringing the threat of more flooding.
A rare May snowstorm narrowly missed Minneapolis-St. Paul, dumping more than a foot of snow outside the cities.
As far as drought-stricken states go, Nebraska is at the top, having seen its driest July-to-Sept. period on record.
A wild weather weekend may be in store for much of the Plains and Midwest, as rain comes with threat of tornadoes.
High temperatures are soaring into the triple digits from Oklahoma to Arkansas, as the record warm summer of 2012 drags on.
On his Comedy Central show, Stephen Colbert tackled the massive U.S. drought and its impacts on agriculture.
Record high temperatures fueled severe thunderstorms across the eastern U.S. on Wednesday, including in NYC.