Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Situation Update 16
February 2, 2010, 4:15 p.m.
WINTER STORM CONTINUES TO IMPACT STATE
The State Emergency Operations Center (EOC) remains activated and the Oklahoma Department of Emergency Management (OEM) is in contact with emergency managers in the affected areas. Agencies and organizations represented at the State EOC include the: American Red Cross, Salvation Army, Oklahoma Military Department, Oklahoma State Department of Health, Oklahoma Highway Patrol, 2-1-1 Oklahoma, Oklahoma Department of Transportation, Oklahoma Department of Agriculture Food and Forestry, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA.
The Oklahoma Corporation Commission reports 70,899 homes and businesses are without electric service due to the winter storm, which includes the following.
PSO reports 20,356 customers without power including those in:
The Oklahoma Municipal Power Authority reports 14,916 customers without power in:
City of Mangum is still on Municipal Generation.
The Oklahoma Association of Electric Cooperatives (OAEC) reports 34,428 customers without power in:
Caddo Electric, Binger: 6,930
Canadian Valley Electric, Seminole: 3,147
Cotton Electric, Walters: 8,644
Harmon Electric Association, Hollis: 3,303
Kiwash Electric, Cordell: 3,000
Northfork Electric, Sayre: 600
Oklahoma Electric, Norman: 667
People’s Electric, Ada: 1,437
Rural Electric, Lindsay: 3,200
SW Rural Electric, Tipton: 3,500
OG&E reports 1,200 customers are without service.
SHELTERS AND MASS FEEDING
There are 2,500 people who remain in local shelters and about 4,405 were served meals on Monday. The following 37 shelters and feeding centers remain open:
Ada – Lazer Zone Family Fun, 14601 CR 3544
Altus – First Baptist Church, 300 N. Main
Altus – Altus Community Center, 401 Falcon Rd
Anadarko -- First Baptist Church, 700 Pettree
Apache – Clark Community Center, 301 E. Evans St
Cache – Cahoma Building, 752 NW Quannah Road
Carnegie – First Assembly of God Church, 715 E. Oklahoma
Carnegie – Kiowa Complex, 100 Kiowa Way
Carnegie -- Carnegie Elementary School, 202 West 4th St.
Cement -- School Gym, 201 N. Main Street
Chickasha - Grady County Fairgrounds, 500 East Choctaw
Cyril – Cyril Senior Center, 3 Ohio Street
Duncan - Stephens County Fairgrounds, 2002 S 13th Street
Elgin – Elgin Fire Department, 7892 US Highway 277
Geronimo – First Baptist Church
Granite – Granite Public School, 206 W. Parker
Hobart - First Methodist Church, 201 S. Washington
Hollis -- Hollis Civic Center, 208 W. Jones
Lawton – Comanche Tribe Elder Center, 1107 SW H Ave
Lawton – Comanche Nation College, 1608 SW 9th
Lawton -- Cameron Baptist Church, 2621 SW C Ave.
Lawton – Hunting Horse Methodist, SW 25th & E
Lindsay -- Calvary Baptist Church, 5th and Chickasaw
Mangum - Church of New Beginnings, 408 North Tittle Ave.
Marlow -- First Baptist Church of Marlow, 213 North Broadway
Medicine Park – Community Center
Roosevelt – First Baptist Church,132 Frederick
Rush Springs – Fire Department, 110 N. 3rd Street
Snyder – First Baptist Church, 729 E Street
Tipton – First Baptist Church, 300 East Davis Ave
Watonga – Watonga Cheyenne-Arapaho Community Center
Anadarko – First Baptist Church, 700 Petree
Blanchard – Telephone Building, 101 E Veteran’s Memorial Hwy
El Dorado -- El Dorado Community Center, 514 W. Main
Hobart -- First United Methodist, 201 S. Washington
McAlester – Salvation Army Office, 400 N. A Street
Fletcher – American Legion Building, Selby & Tenneppee