It was a fairly quiet weather year for us in the Carolinas. We definitely got our share of extreme heat over the summer, a few rounds of rough storms, but literally NO winter storms and not a ton of rain. Other parts of the country saw more drastic extremes, and below is a link to some info just released from National Weather Service:
Here are the big 11 events of 2012... check out the above links for more info!
We had some funnel cloud spottings from the first event listed, and definitely had a part in the drought and extreme heat. But we faired pretty well considering the costly events listed!