Beth Thomas, spokesperson for Alabama Power Company says 500 customers in the Atmore area are still without power, power crews have been in Atmore and will be there through tonight. They hope to have all power restored to the Atmore area by 7 p.m. tonight.
In Atmore, Thomas says power crews said they were dealing with several broken power poles, which is delaying service to their customers at this time.
In Saraland, 70 customers still remain without power, but Thomas says, they should have electricity restored by 5 p.m.
In downtown Mobile, power outages have been reported, but Alabama Power hopes to have power back on by 5 p.m. this afternoon.
Thomas wants to stress to all power customers that they “really appreciate our customer’s patience as power crews have been working throughout the day and into the evening to restore electric power to everyone.”