Trees down, thousands of power outages in Cuyahoga County


ROCKY RIVER, Ohio (WJW) — Wicked weather is leaving its mark in Cuyahoga County on Friday.

We are getting reports of trees down in some areas including in Rocky River.

Strong winds left more than 30,000 customers without power at one point in the afternoon, according to FirstEnergy, with many of those in Cuyahoga County.

See the latest outages here.

In Parma, people are being asked to avoid Day Drive and Ames Drive; powerlines are down.

Cuyahoga is one of several counties until a wind advisory until Saturday morning. Gusts of up to 55mph are expected, according to the National Weather Service.

Meanwhile, other cities in our viewing area are dealing with flooding. A state of emergency has been issued in Port Clinton.

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