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An EF-2 tornado touched down near Sardis on Friday night, causing damage to homes and snapping trees, National Weather Service personnel confirmed Saturday.
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The lights were back on in Hot Spring County by around 2:30 p.m. on Monday, after an early morning outage left nearly 4,000 Entergy customers without power, according to the utility.
Traffic on Ninth Street between Scott and Rock streets in downtown Little Rock is closed due to a wreck knocking out power poles Tuesday afternoon, police said.
An outage in Little Rock’s Heights and Rebsamen Park neighborhoods left customers without electricity for roughly two and a half hours on Tuesday morning, according to the utility.
A power outage is affecting a portion of Entergy Arkansas customers in southwest Mountain Home. Sixty-four customers have been without power since approximately
Power was restored at around 9 p.m. Sunday to thousands of Entergy customers in Pulaski County affected by an outage earlier in the evening.
Friday's storm activity brought record rainfall and some downed power lines to the Twin Lakes Area. Between 7 Friday morning and 7 Saturday morning, a total of
80,000 customers were knocked out before crews started re-routing power to substations in Morris and Sussex counties.
About 4,700 customers were still without power in Pulaski County Monday night — hours after a storm system that knocked down trees moved through the area.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.