The area hardest hit was east Lake County!
2016 Hurricane Recap
The powers to be in the Florida Government
are telling the people in Lake county Florida.
Because there is not enough damage reported in the county.
No one can get assistance from the government of Florida or FEMA!
Please explain this to our home, and the neighborhood.
While you are at it with your explanation,
Tropical Storm Colin
made landfall in the late night hours on Monday, June 6.
Colin is the first named storm to make landfall in Florida since Andrea in 2013.
While Colin moved across the state, parts of SECO’s service area experienced tropical-storm-force winds and extended periods of heavy rainfall.
Colin caused only a small number of outages in SECO’s area.
Crews worked quickly and safely to restore these outages within hours.
made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane in the Big Bend area on Friday, September 2.
Hermine brought buckets of rain and high winds to the area,
causing approximately 14,000 total service interruptions.
Along with the hurricane, tornadoes touched down in Sumter County.
Members in Marion, Levy and Citrus counties were hardest hit by Hurricane Hermine.
The SECO team
did a stellar job
in quickly restoring power
by midnight that Friday.
became an extremely powerful Category 3 hurricane
that hugged Florida’s east coast
as it traveled north
Thursday, October 6.
Though Matthew didn’t make landfall in Florida,
the storm brought rain and very strong winds to SECO’s service area.
The hurricane accounted for approximately 28,000 outages for SECO members.
The area hardest hit was east Lake County,
which suffered extensive damage.
damaged utility poles,
flooding and roadway
for SECO crews and contractors.
By early Saturday afternoon,
all SECO members’ power was restored.
However, the damage to our homes still remain!