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Mississippi power outage numbers decreasing

Southwestern counties are most heavily-impacted by Ida but east central Mississippi is also...
Southwestern counties are most heavily-impacted by Ida but east central Mississippi is also affected.(AP)
Published: Aug. 30, 2021 at 10:08 AM CDT
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(WTOK) - Mississippi had 67,012 power outages as of 9 p.m. Monday as Ida brought rain, wind and storms to the state. Southern and southwestern counties are most heavily-impacted, and numbers in east-central Mississippi have lowered throughout the day.

Here’s the breakdown from PowerOutage.US:

CountyCustomers Affected
Lauderdale County24
Clarke13
Kemper0
Newton65
Neshoba973
Wayne180

Over a million people were still without power in Louisiana. As of 9 p.m. In Alabama, outages were at 7,270.

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