High Winds and Power Outages in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest about high winds in Las Vegas and nearby desert areas (all times local):

4:20 p.m.

High winds are being blamed for multiple scattered power outages affecting almost 40,000 NV Energy customers in the Las Vegas area.

Officials with the state’s dominant electric provider didn’t immediately respond to messages.

The company website about 4:15 p.m. blamed windy weather and tallied outages including one with more than 37,000 customers in Las Vegas.



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