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Fort Pierce Power Outages Caused by Weather
Nicole, which hit Florida as rare November hurricane, topples homes after making landfall - CBS News
Two people died after being electrocuted by a downed power line at an intersection, a sheriff's office said.
FPL says 60 households in rural St. Lucie County were still being worked on Friday; FPUA reported some still without power in Fort Pierce
Restoration crews returned to the field at 6 a.m. this morning
Officials say that wind and related damage could trigger power outages during this latest storm, although it may not be widespread.
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When hurricanes hit, they can knock out vital infrastructure. But unlike with roads, bridges, and water treatment plants, cell carriers can immediately rush in to get their systems back online.
President Biden visited Fort Myers and received a briefing from state and local leaders on current recovery efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Ian.
The debate will be rescheduled for later this month.
You must be a power guy or gal to consider a generating station an attraction. If you are, you won’t find a better place to visit than the Cane Island Power Park. The facility is in a picturesque location
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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.
Fort Pierce, Florida
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