A derecho storm knocked down trees and much of the city lost power in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. This neighborhood is near Kennedy High School
Des Moines Register
- The storm had straight-line winds that reached nearly 100 mph in parts of Iowa.
- The National Guard was scheduled to arrive in Cedar Rapids on Friday to assist residents there.
- It was essentially like a hurricane coming through the Midwest without advance notice.
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