Update: Power Outages for LP&L Customers Due to High Wind
Update 3/13/2019 6:28 p.m.
As of now, 89 outages are affecting 841 LP&L customers.
Update: 3/13/2019 5:51 p.m.
LP&L's power outage map is showing a decreased number of affected customers. Currently, 2,689 customers are affected with 88 active outages. LP&L crews remain at work to return power to all customers.
Update: 3/13/2019 5 p.m.
LP&L's power outage map is now reporting 92 active outages and over 4,000 affected customers. LP&L crews are still working to restore power.
Lubbock Power & Light reported at a little before 1 p.m. on Wednesday (March 13th), around 2,800 customers were without power due to damage to two substations.
LP&L's power outage map showed multiple outages in the area between Avenue Q and I-27 and some in South Lubbock near Slide Road.
The damage comes from the increasing winds across the entire KFYO listening area.
LP&L said that crews were on scene to restore power as quickly as possible.
Customers who wish to report an outage can do so by sending an email or text to email@example.com, or by calling 775-2509.