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Electra Power Outages Caused by Weather
Power restored after Electra residents affected by outage Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
The outage comes after a transformer that feeds the city reportedly caught fire.
City of Electra plans Wednesday afternoon power outage Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
City officials said they will be replacing an insulator at the substation.
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TEXOMA (KFDX/KJTL) — A power outage has left thousands of people in Texoma without power for hours. A spokesperson with the Public Service Company of Oklahoma, Stan Whiteford, said that when the issue first began, around 4,500 customers were affected. Hours later, there were still around 2,900 without power. Whiteford said the power outage has […]
Power restored after outage in Electra, Vernon areas Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
Provider Southwest Rural Electric Association was reportedly affected.
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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.