UPDATE, DEC. 24 3:22 P.M.:

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. (WBOY) — Mon Power posted the update below on its Facebook page:

“Our crews worked throughout the night to restore power to more than 19,000 customers impacted by the winter storm. We continue working 24/7 to restore power to 3,600 customers who remain without power. With more than 100 line workers and 20 contractors working, we currently expect to have the majority of customers back up and running by late tonight.

“Additional outages are possible as high winds are expected to continue into the night, especially along ridgetops. We will provide restoration updates for specific locations as they become available on our outage map: https://spr.ly/MDWVOutageMap. You can also text STAT to 544487 for an update for your residence.

“We know the holidays are an especially challenging time to be without power and we truly appreciate your patience! Our employees are committed to restoring power to all customers and we will be working around-the-clock to make that happen. Thank you for hanging in there with us!”


ORIGINAL, DEC. 23 5:51 P.M.:

CLARKSBURG, W.Va. – Almost 10,000 people in West Virginia are reporting power issues.

According to First Energy Corp., 9,354 West Virginians have reportedly been affected, meanwhile 539,914 West Virginians have been served as of December 23, 2022 at 5:50 p.m.

A county-by-county list of the outages as well as the number of customers served as that time and day can be found below:

COUNTY-COMMUNITYCUSTOMERS AFFECTEDCUSTOMERS SERVED% CUST. AFFECTED
BARBOUR (WV)1386,4632.14%
BERKELEY (WV)8354,136<1%
BRAXTON (WV)148,023<1%
BROOKE (WV)2111,689<1%
CALHOUN (WV)54,480<1%
CLAY (WV)Fewer than 51,937<1%
DODDRIDGE (WV)Fewer than 53,604<1%
GILMER (WV)54,118<1%
GRANT (WV)5488,8786.17%
GREENBRIER (WV)4418,522<1%
HAMPSHIRE (WV)2,20116,43313.39%
HANCOCK (WV)016,213<1%
HARDY (WV)43010,1984.22%
HARRISON (WV)16332,077<1%
JACKSON (WV)Fewer than 52,201<1%
JEFFERSON (WV)28628,840<1%
LEWIS (WV)2269,7712.31%
MARION (WV)33230,2461.10%
MINERAL (WV)44915,3462.93%
MONONGALIA (WV)38455,483<1%
MONROE (WV)2003,3805.92%
MORGAN (WV)1,07210,8959.84%
NICHOLAS (WV)011,855<1%
PENDLETON (WV)2945,9894.91%
PLEASANTS (WV)844,0352.08%
POCAHONTAS (WV)1799,8691.81%
PRESTON (WV)16518,547<1%
RANDOLPH (WV)50716,6853.04%
RITCHIE (WV)1306,5002%
ROANE (WV)336,430<1%
SUMMERS (WV)892,5573.48%
TAYLOR (WV)5088,4156.04%
TUCKER (WV)796,1651.28%
TYLER (WV)425,739<1%
UPSHUR (WV)3312,862<1%
WEBSTER (WV)52114,2703.65%
WETZEL (WV)827,3661.11%
WIRT (WV)Fewer than 53,957<1%
WOOD (WV)Fewer than 545,740<1%
A WV county-by-county list of the outages reported by First Energy

Live updates can be found at the First Energy Storm Center website.

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