Mother Nature once again wreaking havoc

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People across Orange County were digging out and dealing with downed trees Wednesday while bracing for what could be another major storm on the way.

Local utilities estimate more than 7,000 customers lost their power at some point due to Tuesday night's storm. The American Red Cross is urging everyone to be prepared for even more outages that could accompany the coming snowfall. .

Red Cross officials are tracking the storm and making plans with county crews at their emergency operation center.

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