BATON ROUGE, La. (BRPROUD) – Power outages in the Greater Baton Rouge area have been reported early Friday morning.
8:11 a.m. – Over 170 outages have been reported in the area by Lockhart Road in Baton Rouge. Power is estimated to be restored by 10 a.m. Friday.
8 a.m. – 229 power outages have been reported in the area near Mike Drive in Baton Rouge. Power is estimated to be restored by 10:30 a.m.
7:30 a.m. – Over 500 people were out of power as the city experiences temperatures under 30 degrees. Entergy’s outage map predicts power will be restored around 5 p.m. Friday.
In Gonzales, over 107 are out of power. To find reported power outages in your area, click here.
Red Stick Ready says families should be aware of the symptoms of hypothermia and seek medical attention immediately if they notice any signs and the person’s temperature is below 95° F and to dress in layers to keep themselves warm.
We have reached out to Entergy about the cause of the outages and asked when power is expected to be restored.