Power outages affect 13,000+ customers - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Power slowly restored; 5,000 customers remain in dark

(WMC-TV) - Power outages are being reported in different areas of the Action News 5 viewing area.

As of 1 a.m., dozens of outages were reported to MLGW leaving more than 5,000 customers without power.

Power is being restored by MLGW crews.  At 11:30 p.m. Tuesday there were more than 12,000 customers without power.

Action News 5's Dave Brown encourages those who do still have power to keep your cell phones charged in the case that you do lose power later on due to the severe weather.

If you do lose power, WMCTV.COM and our Stormtracker 5 mobile app can be access via any smart phone in order to keep you informed about the severe weather situation.

To download our Action News 5 news and weather apps, simply search 'Action News 5' in your app store.

For information about your specific outage call MLGW's Electric Outage Hotline at (901) 544-6500.

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