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Numbers You Need to Know in Bad Weather

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Buncombe County is Weather-Ready-Nation ambassador, and we want to help you be prepared and safe when bad weather hits the area. Always call 911 if you are in immediate danger or need emergency assistance. 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
  Dominion Energy  (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) 298-3000
  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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