FPL: 10K lost power due to storms

Published On: Feb 14 2013 10:36:55 PM EST   Updated On: Feb 15 2013 01:45:25 PM EST

Close to 10,000 customers in Miami-Dade and Broward counties lost power Thursday night, according to Florida Power and Light.

As of 5 a.m. Friday, FPL said power was restored to most of the customers affected by the outages. According to FPL, 300 customers in Miami-Dade and 80 in Broward remain without power.

Crews said they were working to restore power to the affected areas.

The power outage was caused by stormy weather conditions, officials said.

Local 10's Trent Aric reported the storms Thursday evening had wind gusts between 20 to 35 mph and heavy rain. Strong storms are possible again Friday with rain chance around 70%. 

Watch Local 10 and refresh local10.com for more details as they emerge.


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