Severe weather affects power outages across Southwest Georgia

Severe weather affects power outages across Southwest Georgia

ALBANY, GA (WALB) - There are several power outages across Southwest Georgia due to Saturday’s severe weather.

According to the outage map on Georgia Power’s website, around 634 people have been affected in the Baconton area, along with 530 people being affected in the Putney area at the time.

Mitchell EMC’s coverage areas have also been affected.

According to the website:

  • 113 people have been affected in Baker County
  • 679 people have been affected in Dougherty County
  • 16 people have been affected in Mitchell County
  • 249 people in Worth County

There are also severe thunderstorm warnings in the following counties until 5:15 p.m.:

Ben Hill, Berrien, Colquitt, Cook, Irwin, Tift

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