Mississippi Power crews working to restore power on the Gulf Coast

GULFPORT, Miss. (WJTV) – Mississippi Power crews are assessing damage and working to restore power to those who lost it during Hurricane Nate.

As of 11:30 Sunday morning, Mississippi Power (MP) crews had restored power to more than 10,000 customers. There are approximately 4,800 MP customers that remained without power around noon on Sunday.

"Following Hurricane Nate, our dedicated team at Mississippi Power is actively assisting our customers and restoring service," said Mississippi Power President and CEO Anthony Wilson. "The safety of our customers and employees is our top priority. We know how important electrical service is to restoring quality of life after a storm and we are working hard for our customers and their businesses."

Here's a list of estimated restoration times for Mississippi Power customers:

Bay St. Louis1 p.m. CST
Pass Christian1 p.m. CST
Poplarville3 p.m. CST
Gulfport5 p.m. CST
Long Beach5 p.m. CST
Lucedale5 p.m. CST
Ocean Springs8 p.m. CST
Pascagoula8 p.m. CST
Moss Point8 p.m. CST
Biloxi8 p.m. CST
D'Iberville8 p.m. CST

If you are a Mississippi Power Customer and you see downed power lines, you can report it by calling: 800.532.1502.

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