At 3:25pm Duke Energy of North Carolina reported 249,000 customers without power. 

Currently Duke Energy is not sure of an estimated time of power restored due to the conditions of the weather at this time in most areas. 

As of 3:28pm Duke Energy power is served approximately to 65,000 people in Johnston County. Currently 12,000 are without power at this time. 

As of 3:48pm in less than 20 minutes about 13,000 more people are without power jumping the number from 249,000 to 263,000

As of 5:15pm about 339,000+ people are without power in North Carolina due to the weather.