GAHANNA, Ohio – By 8 a.m. today, AEP Ohio had restored power to more than
245,000 of the 660,000 customers affected by the catastrophic storms that moved through the state June 29 and the additional 20,000 outage by Sunday evening's storm.
At approximately 6 p.m. July 1, a line of new storms moved across Ohio resulting in 20,000 new outages across the AEP Ohio service territory.
Meteorologists continue to show the threat of possible thunderstorms through Wednesday. Temperatures are forecasted to remain in the mid-90s throughout this period and through the end of next week.
Approximately 415,000 were without power at 8 a.m. today.