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.
Lightning flashes near Wauconda, Ill. High School Wednesday, June 12, 2013 evening as storms roll into the Suburbs of Chicago. A massive line of storms packing hail, lightning and tree-toppling winds began rolling through the Midwest Wednesday evening and could affect more than one in five Americans from Iowa to Maryland before subsiding. (AP Photo/Daily Herald, Paul Valade) MANDATORY CREDIT; MAGS OUT