Power Outage in Donna, TX

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Donna Power Outages Caused by Weather


April 24, 2015 - Thunderstorm Wind

Microburst winds of 70 to 80 mph caused a large swath of damage across the Weslaco area. A newly constructed metal building had awning lifted, which helped tear off the front wall, the garage door was also blown in. Numerous softwood trees were blown down, some of which landed on homes, there were also numerous broken tree branches, power poles and lines were down as well. The winds rolled a poorly constructed and poorly anchored mobile home. Shingles were removed from the southwest side of one home and a wooden fence was blown down. One highway sign was reported to have been blown out of the ground along Highway 83. A metal pergola was destroyed on the southwest side of Weslaco.

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May 29, 2002 - Thunderstorm Wind

Law Enforcement Officials reported several power poles and lines down

Donna - Donna


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Oct 22, 2022

After outage, residents at Railyard Flats may be asked to fully vacate apartments | Local News | santafenewmexican.com

The cause of what was determined to be a severe electrical problem remains unidentified, and residents are living in limbo.

Jun 29, 2022

AEP reporting power outages due to Monday’s rainfall | KVEO-TV Open Navigation Close Navigation

HARLINGEN, Texas (ValleyCentral) — Tuesday morning AEP Texas is reporting scattered outages across the Rio Grande Valley. According to a Facebook post heavy rains and strong winds on Monday night are impacting about 8,400 AEP customers. AEP reports the majority of outages are in the San Benito area. The company said they are working to […]

Apr 26, 2022

A year later: Looking back at Texas’ February 2021 winter storm | KXAN Austin Open Navigation Close Navigation

One year after an unprecedented multiday winter storm left millions without power, heat and running water in Texas, KXAN takes a look back at the events that transpired and the legacy this storm leaves behind.

Feb 13, 2022

Power outages affect thousands in Hunt, Rockwall counties | News | roysecityheraldbanner.com

Residents of Hunt County and Rockwall County awoke to an ice-covered landscape with downed three limbs, extremely slick roadways and scattered power outages.

Feb 3, 2022

Why The Texas Electricity Grid Is Still Vulnerable to Cold - The New York Times

Gov. Greg Abbott has promised the lights will stay on this winter. But many of the problems that led to the power system failure in February remain.

Dec 23, 2021

How EVs were a lifeline for 3 families (and 6 cats) during the Texas blackout | Electrek

Three electric car owners in Texas explain how their EVs helped them get through February's deep freeze and rolling blackouts.

Mar 5, 2021

Texas' power outages: Why does the state have its own grid?

One U.S. power grid covers the eastern states, another the western states. And then there is the Texas grid, which serves one state.

Feb 17, 2021

Power outages reported near the city of Donna | KVEO-TV Open Navigation Close Navigation

Harlingen, Texas (KVEO)—The American Electric Power (AEP) is responding to an outage near the city of Donna. WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW: COVID-19 vaccination distribution in the RGV AEP said the outage is affecting approximately 1,700 customers. The cause is not known yet. According to the AEP website, the restoration time is 7 p.m.

Jan 25, 2021

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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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Donna, Texas

City Donna
County Hidalgo
State Texas (TX)
Country United States
Zip Codes 78537

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