Rain showers expected all week long

Pops of sunshine will be welcome all week long, as the weather forecast is calling for a lot of rain.

person under umbrella in rainTuesday brings a chance for scattered to isolated thunderstorms during the afternoon and evening, according to DTN, a service that helps OPPD keep an eye on the weather. Wednesday brings more of the same. Thursday, pop-up showers and storms. Friday, a chance for isolated showers and storms later in the day.

Enough already.

OPPD closely monitors the forecast so it can respond when strong storms do damage to power lines and other equipment. Downed trees typically cause a lot of damage and require clean-up before restoration can occur.

If storms get bad and you lose your power, please report it to OPPD. The more information we have on what’s occurring on the system, the better job we can do to make repairs.

You can report an outage online or call 800-554-6773. Check our outage map for impacted areas. The map updates every 15 minutes.