D.C.-area power outages: Latest numbers from Pepco, BGE, Dominion, others
Strong storms, including heavy rain and strong winds, swept through the greater D.C. area. As always, we're going to stay on the power situation and get you the latest numbers from the local utilities on where the power is out.
For the very latest forecast, you follow Alex Liggitt's live blog here. To prepare for a potential power outage, here are some tips and things to have on hand in case you get stuck in the dark.
If you see severe weather or damage in your neighborhood and can safely take photos or video, send it to iWitness@wjla.com. Make sure to include your name and location.
These power outage numbers are current as of 6:00 a.m. Tuesday. You can click on the name of your power provider to get a detailed map of outages.BGE 509 Pepco 13 Dominion 43 SMECO 1 NOVEC 281 Potomac Edison 719
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 1-888-544-4877