At one point on Wednesday, more than 36,000 Entergy customers across New Orleans and Jefferson were in the dark. Most were restored by early evening, but Entergy's website says some areas in Metairie and Kenner that suffered extensive damage from the storms require a lot more work.
Information from Entergy's website says the company expects to have all customers restored by 2:00 p.m. several utility poles were broken by the storms in the Southlake Villages area and will need to be replaced.
Photo by WWL listener Scott Wollaston, taken at Woody's Collision Shop on 27th Street in Kenner
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