Many lost power overnight as flash flooding struck the Triad, and more than1,500 were still waiting for the lights to turn back on the morning after.
Some are expected to continue waiting until late Saturday night.
Duke Energy reports the following power outages as of 5 p.m. Saturday:
- Forysth County: 639 customers without power with an estimated restoration time of 11 p.m.
- Guilford County: 626 customers without power with no estimated restoration time while crews assess damages.
- Rockingham County: 437 customers without power with an estimated restoration time of 6 p.m.
According to an Aggie Alert, North Carolina A&T State University faced a campus-wide power outage. Power has since been restored to the campus.