UPDATE: Most RPU customers with outages Thursday afternoon now have their service restored. At one point more than 7400 RPU customers were without power.
ROCHESTER, Minn. (KTTC) — Rochester Public Utilities said that their whole team is currently working to restore power to thousands of customers. The outages are linked to severe weather across the area, including heavy rain and lightning.
RPU has asked all that are experiencing an outage to contact them at 507-280-1500.
See the full outage map here.
For live updates on the severe weather, visit our livestream page.
— RPU (@rpuoutages) September 12, 2019