Posted Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) is experiencing widely scattered outages as a result of today’s winter storm. JCP&L crews assisted by crews from FirstEnergy subsidiary Ohio Edison and contractor crews are responding and restoring customers.
Morris County currently (as of 2 p.m.) has 1,478 customers without power.
JCP&L has opened its Emergency Command Center and has implemented the Incident Command System to manage the storm.
The storm has featured varied weather conditions with more snow in JCP&L’s northern service area and mostly rain in the central region. JCP&L reminds customers to continue to be prepared for the possibility of outages due to high winds until the storm exits the region.
To report outages call 1-888-544-4877 or click the “Report Outage” link at www.firstenergycorp.com.
To obtain the latest information about your municipality, click the “MyTown” link on the JCP&L 24/7 Power Center or go visit www.firstenergycorp.com/mytown.
Customers also are reminded to stay away from any downed wires and report them to JCP&L at 1-888-544-4877 or their police or fire departments.