Published 4:26 pm Tuesday, September 11, 2018

Serving portions of southeastern Beaufort County, Dominion Energy issued the following information on Tuesday:

The company is preparing for significant impacts, including high winds and flooding, across its service area in North Carolina and Virginia. Customers in both states are urged to prepare now for a multi-day storm that could bring dangerous conditions and widespread outages.

The company encourages its customers to:

  • Set up an online account to easily report and track power outages from any mobile device.
  • Update your contact information with Dominion Energy, including a mobile phone number.
  • Bookmark our website, com, on your mobile device to quickly report outages.
  • Put together an emergency prep kit that includes.
  • Customers with portable generators should purchase adequate fuel, and review the product’s safety instructions before operation.

According to the company’s website, Dominion does not provide a restoration time for individual households until it completes assesments of the damage. Outages can be reported at 866-366-4357.