Around 2,400 affected by early-morning power outage in Rochester

Around 2,400 RPU customers were without power due to an overnight storm.

Posted: Oct 11, 2019 10:57 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. - Around 2,400 RPU customers were without power due to an overnight storm.

Rochester Public Utilities said the mass outage affected 2,400 at one point and part of the route along Highway 52 was completely dark.

The outages were reported from 12:30-4 a.m.

Article Comments

Mason City
Overcast
wxIcon
Hi: 12° Lo: 2°
Feels Like: -13°
Albert Lea
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 11° Lo: -2°
Feels Like: 0°
Austin
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 16° Lo: -1°
Feels Like: -12°
Charles City
Clear
wxIcon
Hi: 16° Lo: -1°
Feels Like: -18°
Rochester
Clear
-5° wxIcon
Hi: 15° Lo: -6°
Feels Like: -24°
Cold continues into midweek
KIMT Radar
KIMT Eye in the sky

Latest Video

Image

iowa department of transportation 511

Image

Ping Pong Prodigy

Image

Elton Hills Drive safety session

Image

Williams shines as Dover-Eyota defeats Byron

Image

Ice almost ready for arena

Image

Chris' PM Weather Forecast 12/9

Image

Plan to Move Alternative School

Image

Dangerously Cold Windchlls

Image

Balloon Brigade

Image

Heading to Bowl Games

Community Events