Thousands without power as rain moves through southwest, central Virginia

Updated as of 4:58 p.m. Thursday

Thousands without power as rain continues to move through southwest and central Virginia (Appalachian Power)

Thousands of people were without power on Thursday as rain moved through southwest and central Virginia.

At one point Thursday morning there were more than 2,800 outages. As of 4:58 p.m., it was down to 376 Virginia customer outages, according to Appalachian Power.

Here is a breakdown of local outages, as of 4:58 p.m.:

  • Roanoke County: 142
  • Roanoke City: 92
  • Bedford County: 16
  • Henry County: 13
  • Franklin County: 8
  • Carroll County: 6

To see the full map of outages, click here.


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