ST. LOUIS (KSDK) – Ameren has opened an emergency operations center in anticipation for an ice storm expected to sweep through much of Missouri Sunday.

Ameren is moving approximately 120 workers and resources into southeast Missouri – with staging areas in Cape Girardeau, the Sikeston/Dexter area and Hayti.

If you see downed lines, power officials encourage you to call 1-800-552-7583 or 911. Stay clear of brush, shrubs and downed trees that may hide downed lines.

To report an outage, call AmerenMissouri.com/Outage.

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