As of 4 p.m., Baldwin EMC announced it has approximately 78,146 members experiencing power outages due to Hurricane Sally.
"Employees of Baldwin EMC are working diligently to restore power as safely and quickly as possible. However, due to the widespread damage, the company does expect extended outages," the company said in a press release.
OUTAGES BY AREA
- North of Interstate 10: 6,623 members without power
- Between Interstate 10 and U.S. Highway 98 going east/west: 19,081 members without power
- South of U.S. Highway 98: 52,442 members without power
Baldwin EMC’s offices are closed until further notice as employees work to restore power.
Baldwin EMC members who need to report an outage should call (251) 989-6247 or (800) 837-3374. Outages can also be reported by texting Outage to 85700. Members who are not already subscribed to the co-op’s outage texting service can sign up by texting Baldwin to 85700.