Thunderstorms cause power outages in the D.C. metro area
(WJLA) - Thunderstorms brought heavy rain to the D.C. area overnight on Wednesday, creating problems for residents, including power outages.
A flash flood watch is in effect Thursday from noon through the evening.
As of 6:01 a.m. Thursday, the current outage numbers in the D.C. metro area are:BGE 31 Pepco 77 Dominion (Northern Virginia)
334 SMECO 2 NOVEC 0 Potomac Edison (Md. only)
143 Rappahannock 1
If your power goes out, you can report the outage to your power company by calling these numbers:
BGE 1-877-778-2222 Pepco 1-877-737-2662 Dominion 1-866-DOM-HELP SMECO 1-877-747-6326 NOVEC 1-888-335-0500 Potomac Edison