Hurricane Michael Information


Hurricane Michael is expected to bring high winds and heavy rains to Wilson on Thursday and early Friday. Please prepare now for the storm and follow this page for the latest updates from the City of Wilson.

Track and report electric outages

Wilson Energy customers can track electric outages from mobile devices through our new text alert system. You must sign up for the service to begin receiving notifications. The system is easy to use but you do need your account number, found on your utility bill. http://www.outageentry.com/dvSms/wilson.html

Customers can also track and report electric outages from mobile devices through the outage reporting system. http://www.wilsonnc.org/outage/

Outages can be reported by calling 252-399-2424.

Don’t drive through flooded areas

Flooding is one of the leading causes of weather related fatalities, with more than half of deaths occurring in motor vehicles. Watch this short video to see how quickly flood waters can take over: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eI6mIlHKrVY

Build an emergency supply kit

If a major storm hits, your family may be without electricity or water. Officials recommend a supply kit with 72 hours of food, water and other needed supplies. See this link for tips to assemble your kit:  https://www.ready.gov/build-a-kit