Nor'easter Power Outages Down To Fewer Than 6,000

Nor'easter Power Outages Down To Fewer Than 6,000

Posted: Updated:
PHILADELPHIA -

We had all kind of problems with the power outages from last week's ice storm. Several counties surrounding Philadelphia were hit really hard.

With wet, heavy snow in the forecast, the concern that there could be more power outages is very much on the people's minds.

But, so far, the utility companies are staying on top of the problems. While 14,000 were without service at one point this morning, that figure is now down to fewer than 6,000.

WATCH ON ANY DEVICE: Continuing Live Snow Coverage

At lunchtime, 4,333 of PECO's 1.5 million customers are without service, the company's highest number of the day. Almost 2,400 of those are in Bucks and Montgomery Counties.

The snow began falling first to our south, and that's where some of the higher outage numbers were this morning.

But companies like Delmarva and JCP&L have restored power to thousands. Both had numbers in the thousands but are down to fewer than 150 each.

Other utility companies are continuing to fare pretty well, at this point.

LINK: Check On, Report Local Power Outages

  • Local NewsMore>>

  • All Bets Off As AC's Revel Hotel Casino Shuts Down

    All Bets Off As AC's Revel Hotel Casino Shuts Down

    Tuesday, September 2 2014 6:41 AM EDT2014-09-02 10:41:14 GMT

    Atlantic City's Revel Hotel and Casino has officially closed its doors Tuesday morning, a little more than two years after opening and following months of financial struggles.

    Atlantic City's Revel Hotel and Casino has officially closed its doors Tuesday morning, a little more than two years after opening and following months of financial struggles.

  • 1 Person Killed in Bethel Township Accident

    1 Person Killed in Bethel Township Accident

    Monday, September 1 2014 10:03 PM EDT2014-09-02 02:03:33 GMT
    1 person was killed in an accident in Bethel Township, Delaware County on Monday evening.Initial reports indicate that a vehicle may have hit a tree and overturned. It happened on the 3300 block of Foulk Road around 8:30pm.Foulk Road was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash scene.Stay with Fox 29 News for updates.
    1 person was killed in an accident in Bethel Township, Delaware County on Monday evening.Initial reports indicate that a vehicle may have hit a tree and overturned. It happened on the 3300 block of Foulk Road around 8:30pm.Foulk Road was closed for several hours while police investigated the crash scene.Stay with Fox 29 News for updates.
  • Council Rock South Mourns The Loss Of Three Classmates

    Council Rock South Mourns The Loss Of Three Classmates

    Monday, September 1 2014 5:23 PM EDT2014-09-01 21:23:09 GMT
    Three boys from Council Rock South High School died over the weekend when their SUV overturned.
    Three boys from Council Rock South High School died over the weekend when their SUV overturned.
Powered by WorldNow

4739 NW 53rd Avenue, Sutie B
Gainesville, FL 32653

Phone: (352) 371-0051

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | New Terms of Service What's new | Ad Choices