KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) – Just before 6 a.m. Saturday, around 2,800 people were without power in Knoxville and the surrounding area. Areas seeing the biggest trouble are in Powell and Strawberry Plains. KUB reports power is expected to be restored after 8 a.m there.
Maynardville had about 392 people without power, also expected to be resolved around 8 a.m. and people in Kodak can expect to be without power until at least 11.
Full list of outages being reported by KUB at 11:30 a.m.:
- Knox: 1,375
- Union: 12
- Sevier: 60
- Grainger: 239
- Jefferson: 36
- Anderson: 0
- Blount: 0
More heavy wind and rain is expected to pass through the area which could lead to more outages. Refresh this page for the latest updates.