Power Outages Increasing As Arctic Front Moves In

Temperatures are falling quickly and winds are howling. A wind gust of 49 mph was reported at Charlotte Douglas just before 7 am. Due to these strong winds, thousands of customers are without power across the Carolinas.

Very gusty wind will continue through the day Friday. Wind gusts up to 25 mph are possible Saturday.

Duke Energy power crews are working hard to restore power.

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