A rare May snowstorm narrowly missed Minneapolis-St. Paul, dumping more than a foot of snow outside the cities.
To reduce the risk of adding to Colorado's wildfire woes, a fireworks ban that outlaws private operation of fireworks is in place.
Having lived in Colorado Springs, watching the wildfire threatening to engulf the city feels personal.
With Colorado wildfires raging, this chart shows the key role played by the lack of snowfall, and early snowmelt.
Where to go to find the latest information on the Colorado wildfires, as well as other fires burning in the West.
Record heat in the West and High Plains is aggravating tinderbox conditions, and is moving to the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic.
Powerful documentary showcases a changing climate through beautiful time-lapse cinematography.