September 13, 2021

Tropical Storm Nicholas Preparation

MidSouth Electric members will begin to see the effects of Tropical Storm Nicholas as early as Monday, September 13. Crews are ready and waiting to restore any outages caused by the storm as quickly and safely as possible. If you experience an electric outage, please report it by texting OUTAGE to 352-667  or calling 936-825-5100.

How to Set Up Text Messaging: Log onto your electric account at and update your account information. Please make sure the phone number attached to your account matches the cell phone you want to report outages and receive updates from. To test our text messaging service, text MENU to 352-667. It could potentially take up to 24 hours for your device to be enrolled in our text messaging services.

You can view current outages here: 

Find additional resources about storm preparation and outage restoration at

Stay weather-aware as Tropical Storm Nicholas makes its way into our service territory. Thank you for being a valued member of MidSouth Electric Co-op.

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