Dangerous and Powerful Derecho Moving Across the United States
100 mph winds, flooding and tornadoes expected in parts of Iowa, Indiana, Illinois and Ohio.
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The system of thunderstorms that ravaged the Washington , D.C., area over the weekend, leaving 1.2 million homes without power and killing at least five people, was not only destructive — it was also rare. Known as a derecho, the string of storms combined intense lightning and rain with