Strong winds knock out power for over 7,000 homes in Mississauga

Published December 11, 2021 at 3:23 pm

Major power outages continue to be reported in Mississauga today due to severely strong winds.

As of 3:16 p.m., Alectra reports that approximately 7,000 homes and businesses are dealing with outages in parts of the city.

Outages have been reported in the following areas:

Crews have been dispatched and power is estimated to return by 8:00 p.m.

“Extremely windy conditions are causing downed trees and power lines,” says Mississauga Fire. “Residents are urged to stay clear of downed power lines as they may still be energized.

A wind warning remains in effect for Mississauga.

Very strong winds are expected today and into the evening, gusting upwards of 90 km/h.

UPDATE: At 5:20 p.m. these are the areas that have power outages.

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