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More than 5,000 Entergy customers without power across metro area

(Source: Entergy.com) (Source: Entergy.com)
HAMMOND, LA (WVUE) -

Representatives from Entergy say that more than 4,600 people are without power in Tangipahoa as of 8:30 a.m.

They believe it is most likely due to weather moving through the area.

The bulk of the outages are just east of Hammond and Ponchatoula.

Entergy estimates crews will have the power restored between 11 a.m. and noon.

Power is also out for about 1,000 residents in the Uptown area near Tulane University. The power should be restored around 10 a.m., according to Entergy's website.

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