Weather Channel Devoting Week to Extreme Events

The Weather Channel is devoting the week to this year’s record-breaking extreme weather events – ranging from extreme snow to flooding and hundreds of tornado outbreaks. During “Extreme Weather Week,” which kicks off tonight, severe weather experts will review the science behind the top five extreme weather events of 2011 and other historical weather extremes.

Viewers also can vote on the top five worst weather events of all time. Results will be revealed on a show Friday.