Hurricane Irma Preparation Guide
Irma Poses Significant Threat
Chances are increasing that Walton EMC's service area will see tropical storm force winds from Hurricane Irma. This could result in widespread power outages.
See Wind Speed Probabilities
How Do I Prepare?
If you haven't already, begin preparations
to keep your family as safe and comfortable as possible in the event of extended power outages.
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How Do We Prepare?
Your co-op has a long history of planning for and dealing with storms and significant power outages. Here's how we get ready.
Learn How Walton EMC Prepares
Reporting Your Outage
Using waltonemc.com or our mobile app is the quickest way to let us know about your outage. You can also call us at 770-267-2505.
Outage Reporting Link at waltonemc.com
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View Current Outages
Check out Walton EMC's real-time outage map to see where the power is out.
Go to Walton EMC Outage Map
Get Current Information
Walton EMC's Facebook page is the place for updates and information during widespread outages.
Go to Walton EMC's Facebook Page
Restoring Your Power
Walton EMC follows a time-tested plan to efficiently get the lights back on as quickly as possible. Watch this video to see how it's done.
View Power Restoration Video
Stay Away From Power Lines
Storms create many hazards, especially when it comes to trees and power lines. Check out these tips on staying safe.
Read Safety Guidelines
Plan for Medically Fragile Loved Ones
A plan to take care of patients who need power is a must in case of prolonged outages.
Get a Free Guide
Use Generators Safely
Generators can pose a hazard to your family and others if not installed and used properly.
View Our Generator Guide
Power Outage Food Safety
Is food in the refrigerator safe during power outages?
Power Outage Food Guide
Power Outage FAQs
Get answers to the most common power outage questions.
Read the Power Outage FAQs