Power Outage in Elk Rapids, MI

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Elk Rapids Power Outages Caused by Weather


December 16, 2021 - High Wind

Trees down/power outages through the county.

September 6, 2016 - Thunderstorm Wind

Power lines were downed. A tractor-trailer was overturned near the intersection of M-66 and Bartholomew Road.

Chestonia - Chestonia
November 16, 2005 - High Wind

Numerous trees and power lines downed across the county.

September 13, 2005 - Thunderstorm Wind

Sporadic tree and power line damage across Antrim County.

Countywide - Countywide
July 21, 2002 - Thunderstorm Wind

Scattered trees and power lines down.

Elk Rapids - Elk Rapids


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High winds take down trees, power lines across parts of northern Michigan | WPBN

NORTHERN MICHIGAN (WPBN/WGTU) -- Wind gusts of more than 40 m.p.h. continue across northern Michigan, creating some power outages.As you travel Tuesday morning,

Oct 18, 2022

Communities set up shelters for people without power | WPBN

NORTHERN MICHIGAN (WPBN/WGTU) -- Several shelters are set up for people dealing with extended power outages. High winds have taken down trees and powerlines across Northern Michigan. Mackinac Bridge partially closed due to high windsConsumers Energy reports it may be Saturday before everyone has power restored. The Mancelona community is banding together to help one another during this time. The commission on aging/Bellaire Senior Center in Bellaire is open and serving food Friday.

Dec 16, 2021

Thousands experience outages in Northern Michigan after wind event

Great Lakes Energy and Consumers’ Energy both reported tens of thousands of customers without power statewide.

Dec 16, 2021

UPDATE: Responders warn of downed power lines, trees and debris in windy blast | News | record-eagle.com

TRAVERSE CITY — Grand Traverse 911 warned people to be wary of downed power lines, trees and debris, and reported that responders were dispatched to 36 incidents throughout the county

Dec 16, 2021

Large power outage reported in Elk Rapids area | WPBN

ANTRIM COUNTY, Mich. , (WPBN/WGTU) -- Consumers Energy is reporting a large power outage in the Elk Rapids area. According to the company's outage map, more than 2,000 customers in the area are without power. Crews are responding to determine a cause. At this time, Consumers estimates the power to be back on around 2:45 p. m. Thursday.

Jun 24, 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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Elk Rapids, Michigan

City Elk Rapids
County Antrim
State Michigan (MI)
Country United States
Zip Codes 49629

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