SPOKANE – The weather is causing power outages across the region. Approximately 850 Avista customers are without power.
The largest outages are in North Central Spokane, the Mead area, and in Coeur d'Alene. There are several smaller outages across the Inland Northwest.
The cause of these outages is under investigation. A few of them have been classified as weather related. Avista crews are working to get power restored. In some areas, Avista estimates it could take as long as 10:45 p.m.
Avista is constantly updating the outage page on its website. Click here for real time updates.