Friday morning brings chance of severe weather

There is a slight chance of severe thunderstorms Friday morning, June 11. The National Weather Service (NWS) forecast estimates storms will move into the OPPD service territory at around 7 a.m.

Forecasts call for high winds and heavy rain in our area. The risk for hail is primarily located northwest of the Omaha metro area. The potential for storms could last into the early afternoon, according to NWS.

If you should experience a power outage, please report it using one of the following channels:

  • Report it online at
  • Call 1-800-554-6773 (OPPD)
  • Use the OPPD Connect mobile app

Up-to-date outage information can always be found at OPPD’s Storm & Outage Center as well as the utility’s social media channels.

About Laura King-Homan

Laura King-Homan is a contributor to the Storm & Outage Center and a communications specialist at OPPD. She has nearly 20 years of print journalism and design experience, which lets her tell the stories of OPPD and its employees both graphically and through her writing.