This image won Readers Choice in The Week in Pictures the week of June 5 - 12, 2008. Nature takes the cake again in a week when water was the star. The storms beginning in the north and the midwest were to be a precursor to the floods that were about to batter the Mississippi and this wall cloud was a great foreboding image of those summer rains.
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A cloud formation moves over Oconomowoc, Wis., June 8, 2008, as the state contends with heavy rains, wind damage and areas of flooding. In Wisconsin, more than a dozen homes near the swollen Kickapoo River in La Farge were evacuated.