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Slightly below-average activity predicted for 2017 hurricane season
A forecast team from Colorado State University has predicted a slightly below-average level of activity in the Atlantic basin this hurricane season. Phil Klotzbach and Michael Bell of the CSU Tropical Meteorology Project say there will be an average of 11 named storms, with four of those storms developing into hurricanes in the Atlantic this season, which runs from June 1 through November 30.
Restoration to conclude tonight
Clay Electric will conclude its restoration efforts this evening by 10 p.m., having restored power to more than 73,000 members in a three-day period beginning at 6 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 8. The cooperative has ended its Emergency Operation Plan status and is returning to normal operating activities.
Hurricane restoration is nearing completion
As of 1:30 p.m. Monday, we have restored more than 72,000 accounts, with 994 accounts still without power. Restoration is estimated to be mostly complete today.
Power restored to more than 68,000 members
As of 10 p.m. Sunday, we have restored more than 68,000 accounts, with 4,440 accounts still without power.
Clay Electric makes significant restoration progress
As of 5 p.m. Sunday, we have restored more than 60,000 accounts, with 12,702 accounts still without power. Restoration is expected to be substantially complete soon.
Clay Electric makes headway in restoration
As of 10:30 p.m. Saturday, we have restored more than 47,000 accounts today.
Clay Electric begins major restoration effort
As of 12:25 p.m. Saturday, we have 55,100 accounts out of power, down from 73,228 at 5:30 a.m. We have restored 18,128 accounts this morning. A large amount of trees, limbs and other debris must be cleared from the lines so we can make repairs. All available Clay Electric personnel and hundreds of personnel from other cooperatives and contractors are working to restore power to members that were impacted by Hurricane Matthew.
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