PEORIA, Ill. — (UPDATE) Thousands of Ameren customers in Central Illinois are in the dark Sunday night due to strong storms rolling through the area.
The Ameren Outage Map is showing about 36,500 Illinois customers without power as of 10 p.m. on Sunday.
Peoria County: 3,097
McLean County: 671
Tazewell County: 451
Fulton County: 10
(PREVIOUS) — The Ameren Outage Map is showing over 4,000 Illinois customers without power as of about 6:30 p.m. That includes the following:
Peoria County: 181
McLean County: 738
Tazewell County: 543
Fulton County: 129
For a complete list of outages click here to see the entire map.
There are some preliminary reports of some downed tree limbs, causing downed power lines.
We have also seen nearly four inches of rain in some places in the region which is likely causing some flash flooding in many areas.
WMBD/WYZZ Chief Meteorologist Chris Yates is currently tracking the storms. Click here to watch.