Irma update: This morning we’re shifting crews to help in the hardest hit areas. 20,000 outages statewide. pic.twitter.com/4bHQuADbS8
— Alabama Power (@alabamapower) September 12, 2017
About 71,000 Alabama Power customers were affected as Tropical Storm Irma brought wind and rain into the state Monday into early Tuesday.
There are currently 12,300 customers still out in the Phenix City area, 3,000 out in the Roanoke area, 4,200 out in the Auburn-Opelika area and 800 out in the Birmingham metro.