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Power outage in Bronson, Florida? Contact your local utility company.
Bronson Power Outages Caused by Weather
The Withlacoochee River Electric Cooperative reported that all of its service area has been affected and that 20,156 customers are still without power.
HURRICANE IAN Live Blog: Ian Heads to South Carolina Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
We’re covering the impacts of Ian after it moved across the state of Florida causing damage in North Central Florida.
Duke Energy Florida encourages customers to plan now for active 2022 hurricane season | Local News | chronicleonline.com
ST. PETERSBURG — Memorial Day Weekend is the traditional beginning of summer. It’s also the beginning of what forecasters predict will be an active hurricane season.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.