Ameren officials say they expect to have most of the power restored soon.
Mississippi River to crest in Grafton Monday, Alton Tuesday.
49,000 remained without electricity Sunday evening.
Company says power outages on Saturday fell below 250, from a high of 43,000 after Wednesday’s storms.
ST. LOUIS–(KMOX)–Ameren Missouri says it’s not worried about widespread power outages caused by the prolonged heat wave. “We’re able to handle this heat, absolutely, and we’ve been handling it for a number of days now,” […]
Metallic properties in balloons can cause electrical surges.
One hard hit area is in south St. Louis County near Jefferson Barracks.
Last night’s storms left many in the area without power this morning.
At the height of the outages, there were 60,000 without electricity.
As of 11 a.m. Tuesday less than 100 storm-related power outages remain.