Strong storms in Omaha: thousands of people are without power on Saturday

Severe storms leave thousands without power in the Omaha area Saturday evening

Thousands are without power as severe weather moves through the Omaha metro area Saturday evening. According to the Omaha Public Power District, more than 2,200 Sarpy County residents are without power as of 8:35 p.m. Follow the weather on the go with our interactive radar To view a map of areas affected by outages, click here. Large hail and strong winds are possible with the storms, which have delayed Game 4 of the College World Series. OPPD urged people to use caution when removing downed tree branches or branches touching power lines. Anyone encountering downed power lines should avoid them and treat them like live wires. Report them by calling 911. Click here for the latest headlines from KETV NewsWatch 7

Thousands are without power as severe weather moves through the Omaha metro area Saturday evening.

According to the Omaha Public Power District, more than 2,200 Sarpy County residents were without power as of 8:35 p.m.

Track the weather wherever you are with our interactive radar

To see the map of areas impacted by the outages, click here.

Large hail and strong winds are possible with the storms, which delayed Game 4 of the College World Series.

OPPD urged people to use caution when removing downed tree branches or branches touching power lines. Anyone encountering downed power lines should avoid them and treat them like live wires. Report them by calling 911.

Click here for the latest headlines from KETV NewsWatch 7

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