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Violent Tornadoes, Storms Strike (PHOTOS)

June 2, 2013

Homes along Pralle Lane and Mary Pat Court were damaged in the storm, Saturday, June 1, 2013 in St. Charles County, Mo. (AP Photo/St. Louis Post-Dispatch, Robert Cohen)

Damaging storms pounded several regions of the U.S. during the final week of May 2013.

(MORE: Day-by-Day Storm Reports)

Violent winds, flooding rains and tornadoes all left their mark as the month wound to a close, impacting areas including Oklahoma City, St. Louis, and Little Rock, Ark. 

The slideshow above captures the damage left in the wake of devastating tornadoes and widespread severe weather. 

(THREAT CONTINUES: Maps, Radar & More | TOR:CON)

The storm threat lasts through the weekend. Be sure to check out the video below and the weather.com severe tracker for the latest.


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