Customers in hardest-hit areas should prepare for possibility of weeks-long power outages
Entergy is enlarging its storm team to respond to any impacts across Louisiana from tropical storms Marco and Laura. The company is assembling a restoration workforce of approximately 3,800 workers and continues to acquire more as forecasts for Laura indicate a potential Louisiana landfall.
Customers should make plans now and prepare for the possibility of extended restoration times
Entergy’s Louisiana companies are monitoring and planning for the potential impacts of two tropical systems forecast to move into the Gulf of Mexico in the coming days. Customers are encouraged to do the same.
Entergy personnel continue monitoring and planning for potential impacts to its service territories from Tropical Depression 8 in the Gulf of Mexico. We also are monitoring Tropical Storm Gonzalo as it travels across the Atlantic Ocean.
Crews restored approximately 24,000 customer outages by 3 p.m. Monday as Cristobal, which made landfall as a tropical storm, was moving out of Louisiana.
As Tropical Storm Cristobal continues moving north into Louisiana, Entergy crews have successfully restored 10,711 customer outages as of 5 p.m. Sunday.
Entergy’s Louisiana storm team of approximately 2,700 is ready to safely restore power where needed