Gallery: Storm damage across U.S.
Jun. 13, 2013 @ 06:06 PM
A massive storm system that started in the Upper Midwest and plowed across the country was hitting the Mid-Atlantic Thursday, causing widespread power outages and flash flooding, but still largely failing to live up to its fierce billing.
Students from Oholei Torah school in Crown Heights, Brooklyn arrive in a drizzle to visit the U.S. Capitol in Washington, Thursday, June 13, 2013. Massive thunderstorms that swept through the Midwest are pushing toward the Mid-Atlantic states. Meteorologists warn that the line of storms could launch a weather event called a derecho, which is a straight-line wind storm spanning at least 240 miles. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)