KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — Several power providers across East Tennessee reported outages Thursday evening into Friday morning as storms move through the area.
Lenoir City Utilities Board is reporting as of 8 a.m. that 25 of its Knox County customers are without power.
Blount County is also seeing several outages. Maryville Electric has 0 customers without power. Fort Loudon Electric Cooperative has 2 without power. Alcoa Electric is reporting 2 without power.
Other counties where power outages are prevalent include: Cumberland, 3; Sevier, 78.
It was unclear Thursday night if any power outages had been reported to Knoxville Unitilies Board as KUB was experiencing network issues causing website and phone system difficulties. In a note on their website, KUB had said they are “only taking gas emergency and automated electric outage calls.”
As of Friday morning, KUB reported around 398 of its customers were without power.
To report an electric outage to KUB, call 865-524-2911, select option 2 and follow the prompts.