Power Outage in Dillon, SC

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Duke Energy
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Pee Dee Electric Cooperative
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Marlboro Electric Coop, Inc
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Dillon Power Outages Caused by Weather


September 30, 2022 - Tropical Storm

Wind gusts ranged from 40 to 50 mph across the county. These winds resulted in scattered downed trees and power lines, especially in the city of Dillon and Latta area. A large metal sign was blown onto a parked vehicle in the city of Dillon. In addition, rainfall averaged 3 to 4 inches.

April 5, 2017 - Thunderstorm Wind

Power lines were reportedly down on Highway 9 near the intersection with Pee Dee Church Road.

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October 8, 2016 - Tropical Storm

Hurricane Matthew moved up the eastern seaboard, bringing very heavy rain and strong winds. Rainfall amounts were high, with over a ten inches of rain reported. Tropical storm force winds and flooded ground caused widespread tree and power line damage. Major flooding resulted in the closure of I-95 between mile markers 181 and 193. Moderate river flooding across the southern parts of the county near the Lumber and Pee Dee rivers. Highway 9 from Dillon to Lakeview required closure. The Squires Lake Dam and Little Pee Dee state Park Dam failed due to flooding. Two main roads were closed due to flood waters, Highway 501 from Latta to Highway 9 and Highway 9 from Dillon to Little Rock. Many secondary roads were also submerged. A total of about 500 homes sustained some damage and of these, 100 were totally destroyed and 150 received major structural damage. Six roads were closed due to flood waters. One person died in Lake View while attempting to clean up after the storm the following day. Dillon County Emergency Management estimated 15 million dollars in damage across the county.

February 11, 2014 - Winter Storm

Snow began falling the morning of February 11th. After a lull for about 24 hours...more snow fell before ending as freezing rain the morning of February 13th. Snowfall amounts ranged from one to three inches and ice accumulations ranged from a quarter inch to nearly an inch. Driving conditions were treacherous with numerous power outages due to falling limbs and power lines.

January 28, 2014 - Winter Storm

A mixture of freezing rain and sleet began falling the afternoon of Jan 28th, changed over to mostly snow in the overnight hours, and tapered off to flurries the morning of the 29th. Total ice accumation was nearly a half inch. Total snow and sleet accumulations were about three inches. Due to the nature of the precipitation, power outages were isolated, however driving was treacherous. Numerous traffic accidents were reported as well as injuries due to slips and falls.



Hurricane Ian makes landfall in South Carolina with more flooding | wltx.com

The state is expected to be dealing with Hurricane Ian's impacts all throughout Friday and perhaps into early Saturday morning.

Sep 30, 2022

Ian now post-tropical cyclone | WBTW Open Navigation Close Navigation

Hurricane Ian made landfall near Georgetown as a Category 1 storm, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Sep 30, 2022

OUTAGES: Crews work to restore power in Pee Dee, Horry County as heavy winds hit Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn

Horry Electric Cooperative crews are working to restore power to hundreds of people in the Loris area.

Mar 31, 2022

South Carolina winter weather: Myrtle Beach, Florence areas to see impacts Open Navigation Close Navigation

Impacts are expected to start after 4 p.m. when surface temperatures begin to get below freezing. Bridges will begin to freeze over before other road surfaces which will take until this evening to start icing.

Jan 21, 2022

How to report a power outage during South Carolina winter weather Open Navigation Close Navigation

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WBTW) — Power outages are being reported across the viewing area due to winter weather. Power outages will be listed below. Here are the numbers for power companies in our area: Duke Energy: 800-419-6356 – View outage map here Horry Electric Cooperative: 843-369-2212 – View outage map here Marlboro Electric Cooperative: 800-922-9174 Pee Dee […]

Jan 20, 2022

More than 88,000 power outages reported across South Carolina | WBTW Open Navigation Close Navigation

The South Carolina Emergency Management Division has reported more than 88,000 power outages statewide.

Jan 16, 2022

Power outage still affecting about 400 Pee Dee area customers Monday afternoon | WBTW Open Navigation Close Navigation

FLORENCE COUNTY (WBTW) — Power has been restored to a majority of Duke Energy and Pee Dee Electric Cooperative customers who lost service Saturday night and Sunday morning when a winter storm covered parts of the region with a layer of ice. As of 2:45 p.m. Monday, only about 400 customers remained without power in […]

Jan 16, 2022

Winter weather causing power outages across Pee Dee | WPDE

Winter weather is moving across the Carolinas Sunday morning causing power outages around the Pee Dee. As a winter storm continue to move through the Carolinas, Duke Energy said 67,000 customers are without power so far with more outages likely to occur later in the day and into Monday. Santee Cooper restored power to 1,464 customers in North Myrtle Beach after a piece of metal flashing blew into the line. Duke Energy is reporting the following outages as of 6 p. m. : Darlington County: 3,227.

Jan 16, 2022

Over 4,100 without power in Horry County after tree brings down power lines; other outages reported Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn

Power outages are being reported in the Grand Strand and Pee Dee Monday as a strong line of storms and heavy wind gusts moved through the area.

Jan 3, 2022

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Whole Towns out of power

Rebecca | October 07, 2020  

Whole town of Dillon Mt

George | October 06, 2020  

What is the EST of turn on the power? I have not comment except I would like to know how long so I can make plans.

Marg Davis | June 14, 2020  

How long is the power going to be out at 455 Southwind Lane, Dillon, Mt

Jude Davis | June 14, 2020  

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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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Dillon, South Carolina

City Dillon
County Dillon
State South Carolina (SC)
Country United States
Zip Codes 29536

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