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Power restored to thousands following severe weather

Published: Friday, July 07, 2017 @ 1:54 PM
Updated: Saturday, July 08, 2017 @ 12:45 AM
By: Breaking News Staff

UPDATE @ 5:41 a.m. (July 8)

Power has been restored to a majority of Miami Valley homes following thousands of outages caused by severe weather Friday afternoon and evening.

DP&L reports all but 21 residences in Montgomery County have had power restored, while single-digit outages are reported in Preble, Greene, Clark, Darke, Miami and Shelby counties.

UPDATE @ 12:45 a.m. (July 8): Just more than 700 people remain in the dark, including 250 in Clark County, according to the Dayton Power & Light online outage map.

Other county outages include:

170 in Greene

 78 in Montgomery

 47 in Preble

UPDATE @ midnight: More than 1,100 Dayton Power & Light customers remain without power after strong storms moved through the area late afternoon and early evening:

750 in Clark

171 in Greene

157 in Preble

 90 in Montgomery

Also, Duke Energy’s outage map shows more than 650 outages in Middletown and Madison Twp. in Butler County and Franklin, Franklin Twp. in Warren County.

UPDATE @ 6:54 p.m.:  Approximately 2,657 Dayton Power & Light customers are without power after the late afternoon storms:

1,101 in Preble

   635  in Miami

   548 in Montgomery

   197 in Logan

   176 in Greene   

UPDATE @ 5:30 p.m.: A little more than 1,000 Dayton Power & Light customers are without power because of the late afternoon storms moving through the area:

455 Montgomery

238 Preble

172 Miami

119 Logan

  34 Greene

UPDATE @ 2:40 p.m.

Power has been restored to almost all residents in the Miami Valley. Here are the latest numbers by county: 

21 in Montgomery

57 in Logan

427 in Darke

103 in Shelby

64 Miami

FIRST REPORT

Thousands of DP&L customers are without power as strong thunderstorms move through the region. 

RELATED: Severe thunderstorm watch issued; storms develop this afternoon

RELATED: Track conditions with Interactive Doppler 7 Radar

At 1:50 p.m., these are the outages reported, according to a DP&L outage map. 

DP&L

1,623 in Montgomery County

1,045 in Logan County

427 in Darke County

103 in Shelby County 

64 in Miami County

A DP&L spokesperson said they are monitoring the weather and have crews lining up to work to restore power and all outages have been isolated.