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Power outage in Callahan, Florida? Contact your local utility company.
Callahan Power Outages Caused by Weather
Hurricane Ian left a trail of damage across Volusia County. Here are important local updates.
Is the food in the refrigerator and freezer safe after a power outage? Use these charts from FoodSafety.gov as a guide to determine what to keep and what to throw out.
Tropical Storm Ian: Live updates + Vital information to keep you safe and informed | News-Leader, Fernandina Beach Florida
LIVE UPDATES FOR NASSAU COUNTY: Monday, 6 p.m. — Board of County Commissioners declared a local state of emergency.
A Florida Power and Light spokesperson says so far they've moved power lines underground in 600 neighborhoods.
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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.