Duane Barkema's truck sits on its side in Alexander, Iowa, after a tornado was reported in the area on Wednesday, June 12, 2013, in Alexander and Belmond. (AP Photo/The Des Moines Register, Bryon Houlgrave)
Gallery: Storm damage across U.S.
Jun. 13, 2013 @ 05:40 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.