• Even St. Julien

Heavy winds causing power outages across Acadiana


As forecasted cold front makes it’s way into Acadiana, many Acadiana residents are experiencing heavy wind gusts up to 40-50mph, causing the loss of power for many.


Local meteorologists have been reporting on this cold front and the possibility of heavy wind gust.


From objects flying around yards, to homes shaking, many have stated how these heavy winds are “extremely strong.”


Those heavy wind gust have also caused many homes across Acadiana to loss power. The outage maps for both Entergy and Slemco customers have data showing hundreds of Acadiana homes without power.


Multiple people from the Duson and Rayne area have messaged EVEN News about their power outages. One Duson resident tells us that they have not had access to electricity since 9:30pm Friday evening.