Thousands of Central Georgians are still with power in their homes and businesses. We're continuing to call the area's main three power companies to gauge when electricity will be restored.
As of Wednesday afternoon, here's what we know.
Check Flint Energies power restoration map here | http://bit.ly/2jgwh94
Jimmy Autry - Sr VP of Member and Community Relations
"We don’t have a good idea at the moment. We are telling people to prepare into the weekend. It doesn’t look like it will be completely restored before then.”
2887 out in Houston
2055 out in Crawford
1095 out in Peach
Check Georgia Power's outage map here | http://bit.ly/2jhSnIc
Georgia Power says 27,000 in Bibb, Twiggs, and Jones without power. 43,090 without power in Central Region
Holly Crawford, a Georgia Power representative said, "We hope to have 95 percent of our customer base back on by Sunday night. Some areas have more damage than others so it’s hard to assess."
Tri County EMC
• TRI EMC OUTAGE MAP | http://bit.ly/2xVx29J
We were not able to reach a Tri County representative Thursday. According to their website they're reporting 13,500 outages, down from 18,762.Tri County says 36 linemen have arrived here from cooperatives in Ohio Thursday morning.