From Rockies to Rust Belt, storm brings extremes - Article Photos 1/16

This NOAA satellite image taken Thursday, April 18, 2013 at 1:45 a.m. EDT shows a stationary front across the Mid Atlantic with scattered showers. Low pressure is affecting a large part of the Mississippi Valley, Great Lakes, and the Plains. A line of strong to severe thunderstorms extends from southern Michigan all the way southwest to southwestern Texas. Snow is occurring across the eastern Dakotas, Minnesota, and Nebraska. Light to moderate rain is found over Wisconsin, northern Illinois, eastern Kansas, and northern Missouri.(AP PHOTO/WEATHER UNDERGROUND)