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Over 18,000 power outages remain in Northeast Ohio after damaging winds Friday

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Posted at 6:21 AM, Mar 26, 2021
and last updated 2021-03-26 14:32:36-04

CLEVELAND — FirstEnergy is reporting thousands of power outages in Northeast Ohio after damaging winds brought down power lines and trees.

There are more than 18,000 power outages across Northeast Ohio.

Here is a county-by-county breakdown as of 2:30 PM:

    • Ashland County—1,145
    • Ashtabula County—1,575
    • Cuyahoga County—4,675
    • Erie County—26
    • Geauga County—2,625
    • Holmes County—95
    • Lorain County—300
    • Lake County—291
    • Medina County—242
    • Portage County—890
    • Richland County—762
    • Stark County—962
    • Summit County—3,525
    • Wayne County—145

    Due to severe weather, FirstEnergy said the time of restoration is unknown. View outages here.

    The Power of 5 Weather team is reporting 60 mph wind gusts in Mansfield.

    The High Wind Warning is in effect until noon Friday.

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