May 19, 2021: Power outages reported across the RGV

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High power need across the entire state of Texas could lead to power outages if supply cannot meet demand. (Source: MGN Online)

Editor’s note: This story stopped updating on Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

HARLINGEN, Texas (KVEO)—With severe weather in the Rio Grande Valley, there have been several reports of power outages across the area.

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AEP is reporting 13,140 power outages in the Rio Grande Valley. Ne

ETA on power restoration according to AEP:

Hidalgo County:

Donna: About 620 customers are without power in south Donna. The latest restoration time is 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Abram-Perezville: Near Penitas, more than 200 customers are without power. The latest restoration time is 10 p.m. Wednesday.

Alamo: Nearly 50 outages are reported in the Alamo area. The latest restoration estimate is 4 p.m. on Wednesday.

McAllen: More than two thousand McAllen residents are without power. Restoration times range form 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday depending on the area.

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Mission: Nearly 200 customers in the Mission area are without power. The latest restoration estimate is 4:30 p.m. Wednesday.

Edinburg: Nearly 50 customers in the Edinburg area are without power. Restoration times range from 1:30 p.m. to 5 p.m. depending on the area.

Pharr: Around 1,400 customers in the Pharr area are without power. Crews are working to assess a restoration time for the most affected area in a neighborhood between Sam Houston Boulevard and U.S. Business 83. Other Pharr areas have an expected restoration times between 1:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.

Citrus City-Doffing: Around 200 customers near Citrus City and Doffing are experiencing outages. The latest restoration estimate is Wednesday at 5 p.m.

Mercedes: About 50 customers in the Mercedes area are without power. The latest restoration time is 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Cameron County:

Green Valley Farms: Located about 5 miles from San Benito, 114 outages are reported. The latest restoration time is 9 p.m. Wednesday.

Los Indios: More than 150 customers are out of power. AEP has not determined a restoration time.

Brownsville: Around 50 customers in Brownsville are without power. The latest restoration time is 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Harlingen: More than 100 customers in Harlingen are without power. The latest restoration time is 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Port Isabel: Around 200 customers in Port Isabel are without power. The latest restoration time is 4:00 p.m. on Wednesday.

Bayview: More than 300 customers in the Bayview area are without power. The latest restoration time is 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

Santa Rosa: More than 170 customers in Santa Rosa are without power. The latest restoration time is 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday.

San Benito: Around 70 customers in San Benito are without power. The latest restoration time is 4:00 p.m.

Please keep an eye on the AEP outage map.

ETA on power restoration according to Magic Valley:

Hidalgo County: Magic Valley is reporting 2,457 power outages in Hidalgo County. Major outages are being reported in Hidalgo and Pharr.

Cameron County: Magic Valley is reporting 1,350 power outages in Cameron County. Affected areas are in Primera, Palm Valley, and Harlingen.

Note: Magic Valley has not provided an estimated restoration time for any outages.

Keep and eye out on the Magic Valley outage map.

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