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The Year's Biggest Weather Stories

This past year has been a wild one for weather, both in the US and around the world.

To review 2010’s uncommon string of weather occurrences, The Weather Channel,a sister network of CNBC, put together a list of the top 10 weather stories of the year, which will be the subject of a special show on The Weather Channel, on Saturday January 1st.

The weather of 2010 had significant economic consequences, dominated the headlines around the country and affected millions.

Click ahead to see the biggest weather stories of 2010.

By Paul Toscano
Posted 31 Dec 2010

Photo: Mike Trenchard | NASA || Source: The Weather Channel