Thousands without power due to severe weather
BATON ROUGE - High winds have already begun to wreak havoc on the power infrastructure of Baton Rouge as severe weather moves into the area.
Customers without power as reported by Entergy by parish as of 5:30 p.m. are as follows:
*East Baton Rouge - 2,209
*West Baton Rouge - 22
*Iberville - 54
*East Feliciana - 61
*West Feliciana - 19
*Pointe Coupee - 21
*Ascension - 1,157
*Assumption - 1,973
*Livingston - 411
*St. Helena - 76
Entergy personnel are working to restore service as quickly as possible. Information on anticipated restoration times can be obtained via their website.
Stay tuned to News 2 at 5 and 6 p.m. for the latest on severe weather, and check back with this story on WBRZ.com as we keep you posted on the latest outages and expected restorations.