Heavy Thunderstorms Knock Out Power To Thousands - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Heavy Thunderstorms Knock Out Power To Thousands

Heavy Thunderstorms Knock Out Power To Thousands

Heavy thunderstorms moved through the region this evening knocking down trees and cutting power to thousands of residents.

We've received numerous reports of downed trees, and Avista Utilities has reported that 2,930 customers have been affected by power outages throughout the region.

Wind gusts were reported as high as 53 mph in Spokane Valley bringing with it heavy rain and frequent dangerous lightning.

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