On March 2, 2018, Baltimore was affected by the windstorm causing damage to trees and power equipment. According to BGE website, approximately 400,000 outages were caused by high winds gusted between 50mph to 70mph in the Baltimore area.
On the BGE website, it is noted that” BGE crews are actively responding to power outages due to the wind storm. If you experience a power outage or need to report a downed wire, please call 877.778.2222. BGE asks all customers, including those with smart meters, to report their outage. BGE crews work as safely and quickly as possible to restore power”.