MIAMI VALLEY, Ohio (WDTN) — The day after heavy storms rolled through the Miami Valley, thousands of people are still without power.
According to the AES Ohio outage map, 3,425 customers are without power as of 6:12 a.m. on Wednesday.
The outages have spanned several counties including Montgomery County and Greene County. The rest of the outages are in Auglaize, Clark, Champaign, Clinton, Preble, Miami, Darke, Mercer, Shelby and Warren counties.
Power is starting to be restored to some by the thousands. At the height of the outage around 7 p.m. Monday, 20,019 customers were without power.
The outages come after a Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for several counties in the Miami Valley, along with a Flash Flood Warning and Excessive Heat Warning. The National Weather Service cleared the Severe Thunderstorm Warning for the majority of counties Monday evening by 7 p.m.
The National Weather Service warned of a second round of storms impacting the area between 11 p.m. and midnight. During that second round, outages starting majorly hitting the previously, virtually untouched Champaign and Logan counties
To report an outage, visit the AES Ohio website here.
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