Update 6:04 a.m.
CALEXICO – Severe weather conditions passed through Calexico Sunday night bringing high winds and rain. The weather caused damages to power utilities and leaving many with no power for the majority of the night. Much of the power has been restored, but some residents are still without power. City of Calexico and IID officials are working hard to rectify the outages.
Highway 98 will be closed from Caesar Chavez to Kloke Ave. City officials are asking people to stay clear of the area while work is commencing.
A Cooling Center is currently open in the City of Calexico for those affected by power outage caused by yesterday’s storm at William Moreno Jr. Highschool; Location: 1202 Kloke Avenue; Hours: 12pm-8pm; for further details contact (760) 768-3657.