Power outages in Southwest, Central Virginia April 1

Updated as of 7 p.m. Saturday

Power outages as of April 1, 2023. (AEP) (WSLS)

Thousands are without power in Central and Southwest Virginia following the strong winds that rolled through the region Friday night and into Saturday.

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Below is a breakdown of the worst outages in our region, organized by power company and county/city as of 7 p.m. Saturday.

Appalachian Power:

  • Amherst County: 2,399
  • Bedford County: 1,682
  • Bland County: 212
  • Botetourt County: 329
  • Campbell County: 295
  • Carroll County: 789
  • Floyd County: 197
  • Franklin County: 1,123
  • Galax: 687
  • Grayson County: 1,439
  • Henry County: 2,051
  • Lynchburg: 485
  • Montgomery County: 2,977
  • Nelson County: 121
  • Patrick County: 261
  • Pulaski County: 2,954
  • Roanoke County: 1,073
  • Roanoke: 590
  • Wythe County: 1,711

Dominion energy:

  • Alleghany County: 35
  • Botetourt County: 56
  • Rockbridge County: 68
  • Pittsylvania County: 3
  • Campbell County: 4

Southside Electric Cooperative:

  • Bedford County: 35
  • Campbell County: 1,100

About the Author

Lauren Helkowski joined WSLS 10’s digital team in August 2022, but has held a passion for storytelling long before.

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