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Gulf Power crews on Stand-by for storm duty
ESCAMBIA COUNTY -- Gulf Power is preparing for the worst, crews are already on stand-by.
Today, company trucks were fueled up and loaded with equipment.
A spokesperson for Gulf Power says that if our area gets hit with a Category One storm, you can expect power to be out for two to three days.
Crews can not work to restore power until the height of the storm has passed and winds are below 35 miles per hour.
Gulf Power also wants to remind people to be wary of any downed power lines, and call 911 if you spot one.