Entergy continues to monitor the disturbance located off the coast of Florida as it moves toward the central Gulf of Mexico.
On July 10, Entergy, along with the Edison Electric Institute and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, will salute the nation’s electrical lineworkers by observing National Lineworker Appreciation Day.
Entergy Louisiana crews have restored service to all North Louisiana customers who can accept power following Monday’s severe thunderstorms.
Entergy Louisiana crews expect to have power restored by tonight to the vast majority of the approximately 750 North Louisiana customers still without service following Monday’s severe thunderstorms.
As of 4 p.m. today, approximately 1,738 North Louisiana customers remain without power.
Yesterday's sever weather impacted most of northern Louisiana. As of 8 a.m. today, approximately 3,660 North Louisiana customers remain without power. There is the potential for more outages as forecasts indicate possibly more severe weather throughout the remainder of the week.
A line of severe thunderstorms packing strong winds, heavy rains and lightning struck Louisiana Monday, knocking out power to more than 37,500 customers at its peak. The storms hit North Louisiana the hardest. As of 6 p.m. Monday, June 24, approximately 5,950 customers in northern Louisiana remain without power.