Duke Energy is preparing for the severe weather slated to hit the Carolinas between Sunday afternoon and early Monday morning bringing the 'strong potential of power outages.'
For central North Carolina, models are showing that we may see strong thunderstorms anywhere between Sunday night into early Monday. Be sure to stay weather aware
With high winds, comes the threat of down trees and downed power lines. In case this does happen, Duke Energy officials provided these tips:
To make sure Duke Energy crews are efficiently working to restore outages from storms. Duke Energy officials provide protective measures:
During the stay-at-home-order, it is important that refrigerated foods remain cool in the case of a power outage:
To report an outage to Duke Energy be sure to visit here or text OUT to 57801. Customers also have the option to contact Duke Energy Carolinas at (800) 769-3766