With winds, potentially gusting up to 55 miles per hour, power outages are a major concern because of the serious threat of tree branches taking out power lines.
PECO has announced that they are preparing for power outages caused by high winds.
A new study says Philadelphia could be facing a lot of widespread and prolonged outages in the future.
Jersey Central Power & Light reports about 2,100 homes and businesses were still without electricity Friday morning.
Jersey Central Power & Light reports nearly 14,600 homes and businesses were still without electricity Thursday afternoon, mostly in northwestern counties.
The heavy winds and rain left thousands across the Philadelphia region without power Monday morning.
Thousands of customers in the Philadelphia region are without power today as a result of the heavy winds. Travelers are also experiencing flight delays.
About 1,500 customers are without power Monday night at an apartment building in Philadelphia’s Fairmount neighborhood.
Thousands are without power with severe weather in our area.
Thousands remain without power Tuesday following a round of severe thunderstorms.
As tens of thousands of people remained in the dark Wednesday after strong storms uprooted trees and took down power lines, hard-hit Delaware County started cleaning up.
As if temperatures in the 90s weren’t bad enough, Tuesday night’s powerful storm knocked out power in several Bucks County communities.
Severe weather is moving across the region Tuesday night, leaving many customers without power.
After being hit by storms throughout the evening, many in the Philadelphia area were left without power.
Because of the severe weather, PECO reports that about 155,000 of its customers were without power Thursday night.