Power Restored To Watonga Tuesday Afternoon - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

Power Restored To Watonga Tuesday Afternoon

Posted: Updated:
Neighbors lost power Monday afternoon when the massive snow stormed moved through, dumping eight inches of snow in the Watonga area. Neighbors lost power Monday afternoon when the massive snow stormed moved through, dumping eight inches of snow in the Watonga area.
WATONGA, Oklahoma -

People in Watonga no longer have to fear staying in the dark without power again.

Power was restored in the town Tuesday afternoon, but crews are still working on downed lines just outside of Watonga.

Neighbors lost power Monday afternoon when the massive snow stormed moved through, dumping eight inches of snow in the Watonga area.

2/25/2013 Related Story: Winter Storm Dumps As Much As 22 Inches Of Snow In Oklahoma

"It's been really tough," said Scott Walker, who is using his fireplace for heat and to cook.

"Build a fire in the fireplace and snuggle down," said Frank White, who lives just outside Watonga and still doesn't have power.

The Blaine County Sheriff Office says drivers that get stuck on the roads will be put on a waiting list to get towed out.

Fortunately, major roads in and out of Watonga have been cleared.

Special Features

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

Politics

Breaking political news & the latest headlines from the state capitol & D.C.

Radars

See where weather is happening using our live interactive radars.

Technology

Spend your money wisely with reviews of new tech gadgets & the latest news in technology.

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive
Powered by Frankly
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.