Power Outage in Dinwiddie, VA

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Dominion Energy
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Southside Electric Cooperative
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Prince George Electric Cooperative
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Ian knocks out power for thousands in Virginia

Thousands are without power across Virginia Friday night as Ian continues moving northwestward through the Carolinas with the remnants near Roanoke by Saturday evening.

Sep 30, 2022

Storm causes traffic delays, crashes, power outages for thousands | WRIC ABC 8News Open Navigation Close Navigation

An evening storm Sunday night with strong winds caused problems on area roads for drivers and also residents at home.

Sep 25, 2022

Less muggy conditions as cold front arrives in DC area following wet commute - WTOP News

It was a slick afternoon commute for many drivers Tuesday night as storms rumbled through the D.C. region. Here’s what you need to know.

Aug 30, 2022

Power outages, downed trees as storms blitz DC region - WTOP News

A hot, humid Tuesday ended with severe thunderstorms across the D.C. area. Here’s what you need to know.

Jul 13, 2022

Power being restored across DC area after storms - WTOP News

Power is being restored to the area after thousands were left without electricity in the wake of thunderstorms that hit the D.C. area Saturday night.

Jul 3, 2022

More than 70,000 report power outages in metro Richmond and Tri-Cities | WRIC ABC 8News Open Navigation Close Navigation

More than 20 thousand customers are currently without power due to severe thunderstorms ripping across the commonwealth.

Jun 22, 2022

Thursday storms brought brief flooding, damaging winds, hail and power outages to DC region - WTOP News

Strong thunderstorms are moving through the D.C. region, posing a risk of damaging winds and small hail through Thursday evening.

Jun 2, 2022

Thousands in Virginia still without power - WTOP News

Thousands of Virginians remain without power Monday morning after a storm thundered its way through the area Sunday night.

May 23, 2022

Flood warnings, power outages remain after severe thunderstorms pass through DC - WTOP News

Strong thunderstorms are in Sunday evening’s forecast, capping off an unusually hot and humid spring weekend for the D.C. region. See the latest forecast.

May 22, 2022

It’s back: More snow in the forecast for the DC region - WTOP News

Roads could be a little icy Wednesday morning. Expect to see more snow and ice melting Wednesday in D.C. as afternoon temperatures climb into the 40s.

Jan 5, 2022

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We live in Dinwiddie, Germiston and our lights came on from loadshedding at 7pm and immediately tripped again... This is rediculous now it happens every 2nd night. What is going on now again?

Jeandri | July 14, 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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Dinwiddie, Virginia

City Dinwiddie
County Dinwiddie
State Virginia (VA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 23841