Sunday, August 26 2012, 03:44 PM EDT
Florida Power and Light is operating in storm mode
WEST PALM BEACH, -- Florida Power and Light workers say they are prepared for the storm. The company has nearly 8-thousand field workers ready to go. Spokesman Eric Silagy says "Its really a wonderful system that works and everybody pitches in, you know they stop what they are doing. holidays, weekends, its all about getting people back to normal." Silagy asks that people do their part and be prepared in the event power is down.