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UPDATE 1:10 p.m. New numbers from American Electric Power show more than half of Ohio customers' power knocked out by Friday's storm and Sunday's severe weather now have electricity.
Fifty-five percent of the 660,000 had been restored as of Tuesday morning.
In Athens County, 15,000 customers are still without power. The same number goes for Fairfield County.
Nearby Licking County still has one of the highest numbers, with 31,000 customers powerless.
Numbers are little changed for Muskingum County, about 16,000 power customers are still without electricity.
The latest reports by American Electric Power show almost half of Ohio customers who were previously without power from Friday's storm now have electricity.