Saturday evening storms knock out power across Southern Wisconsin

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Published: Jul. 23, 2022 at 10:21 PM CDT
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MADISON, Wis. (WMTV) - Hundreds of people are waking up in the dark on Sunday morning after severe thunderstorms swept through the area Saturday night.

As of 8:00 a.m., an estimated 1,300 Alliant Energy customers in Dane County are without power according to the utility company’s outage map. The company also reported an estimated 75 customers remain in the dark in Green County and another 111 in Rock County.

For customers in the Madison area, according to Madison Gas and Electric, just under 1,000 are without power as of 8:00 a.m. on Sunday.

If you are an MG&E customer that needs to report an outage, call (608) 252-7111 or (800) 245-1123.

Alliant Energy and MG&E’s websites are reporting that they have multiple crews working to bring back the power for their customers.

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