Thousands in the Piedmont Triad still without power; here’s when it should all be restored

Thousands in the Triad are still without power after Tropical Storm Michael.

Duke Energy reports that more than 130,000 of their customers are without power in the state.

The outage numbers for Duke Energy customers in the Triad are as follows as of 7:30 p.m. Saturday:

  • Guilford County – 46,588
  • Forsyth County – 5,763
  • Rockingham County – 16,219
  • Alamance County – 9,637
  • Rowan County – 5,998
  • Randolph County – 5,983
  • Davidson County – 4,411
  • Caswell County – 4,819
  • Stokes County – 465
  • Davie County – 609
  • Montgomery County – 177

The estimated restoration time for all Duke Energy customers in the Triad is no later than 11:45 p.m. Tuesday and 11:45 p.m. Monday for Montgomery and Rowan counties.

The outage numbers for Energy United customers in the Triad are as follows as of 7:30 p.m. Saturday:

  • Davidson County – 1,444
  • Forsyth County – 245
  • Randolph County – 300
  • Rockingham County – 1,185
  • Stokes County – 366
  • Davie County – 36

About 800 people were called on Saturday to help restore power in the area, in addition to about 1,200 people already working in the area. More crews are coming in from Texas this weekend to help.