Power knocked out near Kalispell

Posted at 4:42 PM, Jun 27, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-28 10:46:34-04

KALISPELL – Several hundred Flathead Electric Cooperative members have lost power west of Kalispell.

Approximately 350 members lost power shortly after 4 p.m. with the bulk of the outage being blamed on a downed tree. There’s no word yet on when the power will be restored.

Severe weather has been moving across Northwest Montana. Meteorologist Erin Yost says a round of strong to even isolated severe thunderstorms is expected to develop into the evening hours.