- Posted October 30, 2012 by
Elkins, West Virginia
This iReport is part of an assignment:
'Superstorm' Sandy: Your stories
Elkins WV update
Power went out this morning about 4:30 am. Almost everything is closed, No gas stations open. Some stores selling goods, cash only, while there still is day light,
I'm running DSL off a small generater,
Snow is very heavy on tree limbs and wires, a lot breaking branches and trees faling. Main roads are semi cleared, back roads can go either way. Some semi clear, some not.
If comeing to Elkins WV, make sure you have full tank of gas in your vehicle and enough groceries to substain for a few days,
This video was taken this morning, Don't expect power to be restored anytime soon. Wind is still calm for now, it is 3:15 pm 30 Oct, Elkins WV. Note: if traveling, insure roads to be traveled are actually open and not closed.