Birmingham, Tuscaloosa see power outages as Ida impacts begin

Local News
October 02 2021 06:00 pm

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — Customers across Central Alabama are experiencing power outages as impacts from Ida begin to reach our area.

Alabama Power reports over 13,000 customers have lost power across the state, a significant number of which are in CBS 42’s coverage area.

Over 4,000 customers have lost power in the Birmingham area and more than 700 in the Tuscaloosa area.

Currently, Alabama Power reports over 400 active outages.

  • 176 in Jefferson County
  • 24 in Walker County
  • 17 in Tuscaloosa County
  • 16 in Shelby County
  • 12 in St. Clair County
  • 11 in Talladega County
  • 9 in Bibb County
  • 6 in Blount County & Calhoun County

There is currently no estimated time of repair for these outages, Alabama Power’s website says.

To see more information about power outages in your area, or to report an outage yourself, visit Alabama Power’s outage map online here.

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