The winter storm continues to push through Arkansas, bringing a mix of sleet, freezing rain and snow. More than 14,000 customers are without power. The winter precipitation is making for dangerous travel situations, slowing restoration efforts.
Crews are ready to respond to power outages, but if your power goes out overnight, the outage map will not give an estimated restoration time until the storm passes and damage can be assessed.
As Winter Storm Landon rapidly closes in on the state, Entergy Arkansas encourages customers to prepare for outages due to freezing rain and ice accumulation likely to affect the service area.
Winter Storm Landon is quickly approaching Arkansas, bringing with it damaging freezing rain, snow, sleet and ice. Entergy Arkansas is mobilizing crews to be ready to respond as soon as it is safe to do so.
Our workforce is ready to respond to outages due to a winter storm predicted to affect parts of our service area in Arkansas, Texas, Louisiana and Mississippi. Customers should prepare as well.
Entergy Arkansas is staging crews, equipment and supplies in areas of the state likely to be the hardest hit later this week based on a forecast for bitter cold, sustained winds, sleet, freezing rain, snow and ice accumulations.
Just over 2,000 Entergy Arkansas customers remain without power following a winter storm Saturday. This is down from 6,194 outages at the peak at 4 p.m. yesterday.
Heavy, wet snow is bringing trees down onto power lines, and additional snowfall and icy conditions are making travel treacherous through the northern parts of Arkansas.