What is a derecho?
This is a weather term that was used to describe the Chicago area weather recently
A derecho is a widespread, long-lived, straight-line wind storm that is associated with a fast-moving band of severe thunderstorms.
JThomp42 has pretty much nailed it... which is what a derecho did to our house, back in 2011. I wrote about it here:
http://doc-snow.hubpages.com/hub/Our-Di … t-Happened
It's a cluster of thunderstorms that congeal into a line, and that line will then start moving east or southeast, and as it progresses the winds increase and produce damage along that path.
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