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Numbers You Need to Know in Bad Weather

rain with graphics numbers you need in bad weather

Buncombe County is Weather-Ready-Nation ambassador, and we want to help you be prepared and safe when bad weather hits the area. Here is a list of numbers that might be useful in the event of inclement weather.

Power Companies
  Duke Energy Progress 1-800-419-6356
  Haywood EMC 1-800-951-6088
  French Broad Electric

Madison: 649-2051
Mitchell: 688-4815 
Buncombe, Madison:
Yancey: 682-6121

  Duke Energy 1-800-POWERON
  Public Service Company of NC (PSNC) 1-877-776-2427
Phone Service
  AT & T 1-877-737-2478
  Charter Communications 1-888-438-2427
  Frontier Communications 1-877-462-8188
  Charter Communications 1-888-438-2427
Internet Service Providers
  AT & T 1-877-737-2478
  Charter Communications 1-888-438-2427
  Frontier Communications 1-877-462-8188
  DOT (County roads) 298-0390
  City of Asheville 251-1122
  Town of Biltmore Forest 274-0824
  Town of Black Mountain 419-9304
  Town of Montreat 669-8002
  Town of Weaverville 645-0606
  Town of Woodfin 253-4887
  Asheville Water Department 251-1122
Emergency Shelter 
  All area residents 211

Below is a list of links to keep handy in case of inclement weather:
National Weather Service forecast
ReadyNC preparedness mobile app
Real-time road conditions from the NCDOT
Duke power outage map
Report a power outage

Call 211 or visit for shelter information

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