An electrical outage to customers served by the Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative, that shut off power to about 4,500 customers in the Wewahitchka area, has been restored.
The power came back on at 3:05 p.m. CT.
The outage happened about 11 a.m. and it is believed to have occurred when a feed from Florida Power and Light was interrupted.
According to an outage map on the Gulf Coast Electric Cooperative, the outage affected about 2,600 customers to the south of Wewa, about 923 between Wewa and the Dead Lakes, 760 directly north of Wewa and 251 to the west of the city.
The outage extended to the coop’s customers in Calhoun, Liberty and Bay counties.