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Thousands still without power after wicked winds whip Northeast Ohio: Track the latest outage updates

Strong winds hit the region throughout Sunday.

CLEVELAND — It was a very windy day throughout the entire state of Ohio on Sunday, and a tornado warning was even issued for a portion of Ashtabula County at one point.

Although the winds are still howling early Monday morning, the conditions have calmed quite a bit after warnings were posted for gusts greater than 60 mph.

We are still dealing with thousands of power outages, however, throughout the area. Here are the latest FirstEnergy outage updates as of 9:45 p.m. Monday:

  • Cuyahoga: 7,846 outages. 
  • Summit: 7,997 outages. 
  • Lake: 1,447 outages. 
  • Geauga: 2,382 outages. 
  • Portage: 2,237 outages. 
  • Lorain: 906 outages. 

Watch more coverage of the wind damage from 11 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 15: 

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The Ohio Turnpike, meanwhile, also issued a travel ban for larger vehicles between exit 25 (Archbold-Fayette / SR 66) to exit 187 (Streetsboro / I-480 & SR 14) from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. Sunday. The ban was in effect for both eastbound / westbound travel for the following types of vehicles:

  • All triple-trailer combination commercial vehicles
  • Box-type double-trailer combination commercial vehicles in excess of 90 feet in length
  • Mobile home / office trailers
  • Boat and horse trailers towed by passenger vehicles or pickup trucks
  • High-profile campers and enclosed trailers, which are defined as trailers designed for a person of average height to stand in

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