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Cape May Power Outages Caused by Weather


April 21, 2020 - Thunderstorm Wind

Several reports of downed power lines in the area. Time estimated from radar.

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N.J. weather: What to expect from Hurricane Nicole’s stormy remnants in our region - nj.com

Latest forecast on heavy rain, winds, threat of strong thunderstorms, possible power outages and potential tornado threat.

Nov 11, 2022

Indelible Memories, Lessons Learned: Superstorm Sandy, 10 Years Later | Toms River, NJ Patch

Indelible Memories, Lessons Learned: Superstorm Sandy, 10 Years Later - Toms River, NJ - The storm changed the face of the Jersey Shore and changed lives all over NJ. Patch takes a look back for the 10th anniversary of the storm.

Oct 26, 2022

Crash Causes Power Outages And Heavy Traffic In Mashpee | Mashpee News | capenews.net

Power outages and heavy traffic are the result of a two-car crash at the intersection of Route 28 and Old Barnstable Road in Mashpee on Monday, October 10, at 10:55

Oct 10, 2022

Significant tidal flooding Monday as wind, rain batter South Jersey

Rain, heavy at times, will fall for Monday and Tuesday, ending Tuesday night. The wettest area will be along the shore and in Cape May County. The driest locations will

Oct 2, 2022

DeSantis: Hurricane Ian looters could get shot; sees progress with power outages | National | stardem.com

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis sees progress being made with widespread power outages from Hurricane Ian and warned Friday that storm-related looters could get shot.

Oct 1, 2022

Ian causes power outages, downed trees in Greenwood County | Breaking | indexjournal.com

Nearly 150 Duke Energy customers are without power in the Shoals Junction area as of Friday morning.

Sep 30, 2022

Who to call for power outages | Breaking | indexjournal.com

Downed trees and power lines are possible in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian. If you need to report an outage, here is who to call:

Sep 30, 2022

Florida Power & Light is working on restoration for 1.1 million customers | Latest Weather | yoursun.com

Florida Power & Light is trying to restore power to 1.1 million customers impacted by Hurricane Ian.

Sep 29, 2022

Hopes soar for science center at Cape May Point

CAPE MAY POINT — The doors may open on a new Cape May Point Science Center in the former St. Mary by-the-Sea Retreat by next spring, but the science is

Sep 27, 2022

Opponents of new fossil fuel projects rally in N.J., call out Murphy making speech nearby - nj.com

“Fossil fuels are not healthy for children and other living things," read one sign at the New Brunswick rally.

Sep 23, 2022

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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.

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Cape May, New Jersey

City Cape May
County Cape May
State New Jersey (NJ)
Country United States
Zip Codes 08204

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