Wind Storm Pummels Mason County

Thursday’s wind storm downed trees, closed roads and caused power outages. At the height of the storm, 9,671 Mason PUD 3 customers lost power along with an undetermined number of Mason County PUD No. 1 customers.

Crews worked into the early morning hours Friday to restore power and reopen roads. The final area with a concentrated outage, Dewatto, was restored at 5:39 this morning. At last report there were a handful of individual outages remaining. Mason PUD 3 has officially closed its outage center.