Wide-spread power outages in northern part of Mid-Michigan

Wide-spread power outages are hitting Mid-Michigan this morning as the rain continues.

Consumers Energy reports that as of 1:30 pm today, the following counties have significant power outages:

Alcona has 3036 outages.

Ogema with 2648 outages.

Iosco County has the second largest amount with 6401 outages.

Gladwin has 4541 outages.

Arenac is the hardest hit with 6828 outages.

Midland is looking at 1500 outages.

Bay County has 1369 outages.

Consumers Energy says all power should be returned by 6 pm Saturday except in Tawas which has an estimated repair time of 11 pm.

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