Severe storms caused massive property damage and left thousands without power in central and eastern Iowa on Monday, August 10. Footage from Cedar Rapids shows at least one vehicle damaged and one apartment building with roof damage.
According to reports, officials in Cedar Rapids and Iowa City asked residents to stay home and avoid unnecessary travel so clean-up crews could assess the extent of the damage. Power outages were reported in the hundreds of thousands across Iowa and Wisconsin.
Winds of at least 97 mph were reported north of Cedar Rapids.
This footage taken from Valley View Apartments in Cedar Rapids shows the extent of the damages as a result of the wild weather. Credit: Javelle Jones via Storyful