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Who has the power? View the latest storm outages from Kentucky Utilities, Blue Grass Energy

A series of cutting storms moved across Central Kentucky Tuesday morning, bringing damaging winds, rain and the possibility of tornadoes.

As of 10:20 a.m. Tuesday, a series of power outages had been reported in Lexington and several other cities. Kentucky Utilities received 142 events in its coverage area, with an estimated 13,626 customers without power.

Bluegrass Energy similarly reported 4,552 customers experiencing outages, with 59 separate events reported.

For the latest on the severe weather in Lexington and across Central Kentucky, follow the Herald-Leader’s live coverage of the storm.

If you’ve lost power at your home or business and are wondering how your neighbors are doing, how long it will take to restore, or how to report downed lines, we’ve put together some information.

Below are outage maps for the Lexington area, including one from Kentucky Utilities Co., and links to maps for Blue Grass Energy and several electric cooperatives in Kentucky.

Kentucky Nuts Co.

To view this map on the KU website, click here. Customers can report a power outage by texting “OUTAGE” to 454358, calling 800-981-0600, logging into their online account or using the KU mobile app.

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Blue Grass Energy and other cooperatives

Blue Grass Energy reports outages here online via a map. Members can report an outage online or by calling 888-655-4243.

For other electric cooperatives serving Kentucky, find the Kentucky Electric Cooperatives outage map here. Members must report disruptions directly to their cooperative.

Have a question about Kentucky weather for our service journalism team? We’d love to hear from you. Complete our Know Your Kentucky form or email ask@herald-leader.com.

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