STREAMING NOW: Watch Now
CLOSINGS: View Closings

North Belt Walmart Closed for Hours Due to Power Outage

Just two weeks ahead of Christmas, several holiday shoppers were upset to find North Belt Walmart was closed the majority of the day Sunday.

Posted: Dec 10, 2017 9:12 PM
Updated: Dec 11, 2017 4:15 PM

(ST. JOSEPH, Mo.) Just two weeks ahead of Christmas, several holiday shoppers were upset to find North Belt Walmart was closed the majority of the day Sunday.

The retail store said they lost power a little after 10 a.m. that morning, causing them to offially close their doors to customers.

Employees said they aren't sure what caused the power outage. North Belt Walmart was the only store effected by the loss of power.

The store was reopened at 6 a.m. Monday Dec. 11. KCP&L stated that Walmart's power outage was isolated just to the store and no other losses were reported. 

St. Joseph
Clear
89° wxIcon
Hi: 100° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 100°
Maryville
Partly Cloudy
90° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 72°
Feels Like: 102°
Savannah
Clear
89° wxIcon
Hi: 97° Lo: 71°
Feels Like: 100°
Cameron
Partly Cloudy
88° wxIcon
Hi: 95° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 97°
Atchison
Clear
91° wxIcon
Hi: 96° Lo: 70°
Feels Like: 103°
Heat and humidity will continue to rise today with temperatures warming into the upper 90s this afternoon under mostly sunny skies. Heat index values will be between 107-109 this afternoon. Thursday will be even hotter with temperatures making a run for 100. Heat index values will likely top 110 on Thursday. Be cautious when spending time outside the next two days. A heat advisory remains in effect across the area until 9 PM on Thursday. Thursday night into Friday a cold front will approach our area. This will give us some isolated to scattered rain chances into the weekend as well as some cooler temperatures. Highs will be near average this weekend topping out in the mid to upper 80s.
KQTV Radar
KQTV Temperatures
KQTV Alerts

Community Events