Consumers Energy preparing for severe weather

Posted at 6:51 AM, Nov 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-27 07:35:07-05

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Consumers Energy is monitoring wind gusts that could reach up to 60 miles per hour along with a rain and snow mix in some northern areas.

A representative from the company has a few tips to keep in mind as severe weather rolls in.

  • Stay away and be sure to call 9-1-1 from downed power lines.
  • Be sure to keep generators out of closed spaces to avoid running the risk of dangerous carbon monoxide.
  • Check for updates on their online outage map.

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