Power Outage in Gothenburg, NE

Did you lose power?

How to Report Power Outage

Power outage in Gothenburg, Nebraska? Contact your local utility company.

City of Gothenburg, NE
Report an Outage
(308) 537-3608
Georgia Power
Report an Outage
(888) 891-0938 Report Online
View Outage Map
Outage Map
Xcel Energy
Report an Outage
(800) 895-1999 Report Online
View Outage Map
Outage Map
Report an Outage
(770) 887-2363 Report Online
View Outage Map
Outage Map
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co
Report an Outage
(800) 638-3278
View Outage Map
Outage Map

Gothenburg Power Outages Caused by Weather


July 9, 2021 - Thunderstorm Wind

Numerous measured gusts of 64 MPH to 78 MPH were reported along and near this path. The peak gust was 78 MPH, recorded at 10:11 PM CDT by a mesonet station located two miles east-southeast of Overton. Gusts of 75, 65, and 64 MPH were recorded between 9:34-9:44 PM by a mesonet station located one mile north-northeast of Cozad. Other gusts included 71 MPH (at 9:26 PM CDT by a mesonet station located three miles north-northwest of Gothenburg), 67 MPH (at 9:55 PM CDT by the Lexington Airport AWOS), and 66 MPH (at 9:50 PM CDT by a mesonet station located four miles west-northwest of Lexington). The Dawson Public Power District reported downed power lines and power outages in and around cities along this path. Tree damage was also reported.

Gothenburg - Overton
July 11, 2010 - Thunderstorm Wind

Damage reports in the area include tree limbs knocked down, power outages, estimate of thousands of acres of crops flattened, and one overturned irrigation pivot.

Gothenburg - Gothenburg

User Comments…

Are you affected? Leave your comment below.

By posting your comment, you agree to our Terms and Conditions of Service.

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.

Related Cities

Report power outage in other Nebraska cities.

Gothenburg, Nebraska

City Gothenburg
County Dawson
State Nebraska (NE)
Country United States
Zip Codes 69138

Gothenburg Map