A more organized line of strong and potentially severe thunderstorms entering the southwest part of the state by 4 p.m.
JACKSON, Mich., April 10, 2017 – Consumers Energy shares that this morning’s scattered storms across portions of Michigan will be followed by a more organized line of strong and potentially severe thunderstorms entering the southwest part of the state by 4 p.m. today. The storms are expected to impact much of the Lower Peninsula through this evening and may include wind gusts in excess of 60 mph.
This active weather pattern could result in power outages. Consumers Energy is monitoring the weather closely, mobilizing resources and making other preparations to quickly respond to any service interruptions.
To help the public prepare for what to do before, during and after a storm, we encourage the media to visit www.ConsumersEnergy.com/OutageCenter for helpful tips. At this location, customers also can visit the online outage map, report an outage and sign up to receive power restoration updates.
Members of the media are reminded to call 1-800-557-4625 to reach a Consumers Energy Media Relations representative 24/7. Working together for safer communities is our Promise to Michigan. Consumers Energy Media Relations
Consumers Energy, Michigan’s largest utility, is the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy (NYSE: CMS), providing natural gas and electricity to 6.7 million of the state’s 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties.
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