LIMA, Ohio (WIMA) -- We're now into our second day of dealing with this "polar vortex" that is blasting most of the U.S. with sub-zero temperatures and dangerous wind chills.

American Electric Power dealt with power outages yesterday morning on Lima's east side..

Dayton Power and Light is quickly restoring power in Mercer- Van Wert- Shelby- and Darke (DARK) Counties this morning.

Due to the below zero temps and wind chills- many area schools have decided once again to close for today.

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