Power outages multiply with severe weather in York County

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Severe weather is causing thousands of power outages in York County.

Met-Ed does not have estimates of when power will be restored for the 5,303 customers experiencing outages as of about 6 p.m. Friday.

Franklin Township had the most outages, at 1,340, or 64.95% of customers, and all 252 of Franklintown borough's customers are currently experiencing outages.

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The National Weather Service had forecasted strong to severe thunderstorms with gusty winds, small hail and locally heavy rainfall as possible for Friday afternoon and early evening.

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