The heavy rains over Sunday took out a power pole late Sunday afternoon.

Watauga Online reports a regulator pole slid off a bank around 6:30 Sunday, but reports there were no outages as a result of the incident.

It happened on Laurel Branch Rd near Forest Grove Road.

As of Monday morning, Blue Ridge Energy crews were working just a few outages in Watauga, Ashe and Alleghany Counties. T

he Wind advisory remains in effect until 8pm Monday night.