Sioux Falls, S.D. (KELO AM) – Scattered power outages and rain mixed with snow are greeting Sioux Falls residents this morning. Taking extra time to get someplace is always recommended especially under these conditions.
In some areas of town, street lamps are working and the street lights are out. In other areas, the street lights are working and the street lamps are out.
According to the Xcel Energy web sight, there are 14 outages in the area, affecting more than 8,550 customers. The biggest cluster is in central Sioux Falls where more than 1,785 customers are without power.
Xcel officials think everyone's power should be back on by 8 a.m. this morning.
Sioux Falls police caution drivers; if you approach a street light without power, treat it like a four-way stop.