Thousands of Area Homes Without Power During Winter Snowstorm - NBC Chicago

Thousands of Area Homes Without Power During Winter Snowstorm



    Monday Forecast

    NBC Storm Team 5 meteorologist Andy Avalos has your latest forecast update.

    (Published Monday, Nov. 26, 2018)

    Tens of thousands of ComEd customers in the Chicago-area were without power Monday morning as a strong winter storm moved through the area.

    More than 85,000 people were without power in Cook County, according to ComEd's outage map, with that number continuously climbing since the snow began to fall Sunday evening. 

    Over 26,000 more are without power in DuPage County, and over 11,800 residents in Kane County are in the dark as the powerful storm continues to work its way through the area. 

    The number of outages as of 6 a.m. were as follows:

    Cook: 85,690

    DeKalb: 2,009

    DuPage: 26,831

    Kane: 11,858

    Kendall: 3,696

    LaSalle: 3,096

    Lake: 19,934

    McHenry: 764

    Will: 11,419

    Stay tuned to NBC 5 for the latest updates on the storm and any power outages in the area.

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