Power Outage in Hagerstown, MD

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Hagerstown Light Department
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First Energy
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Bluestem Electric Coop Inc
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Alabama Power
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National Grid US
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Hagerstown Power Outages Caused by Weather


December 15, 2022 - Ice Storm

Spotters reported significant ice accretion of resulting in numerous accidents, downed trees and power lines, and isolated power outages throughout the county.

August 4, 2022 - Thunderstorm Wind

Tree damage was reported west of Fairplay, including a tree that blew down onto power lines in the 7500 block of Dam Number Four Road.

Downsville - Downsville
July 2, 2019 - Thunderstorm Wind

Numerous trees were blown into power lines along Battletown Road and Strite Road.

Leitersburg - Leitersburg
August 8, 2018 - Thunderstorm Wind

Power lines were blown down on the 1000 block of Georgia Avenue.

Fountain Head - Fountain Head
August 7, 2018 - Thunderstorm Wind

Power poles were blown down along Western Pike.

Roundtop - Roundtop


September 26, 2007

Unseasonably warm high pressure build over the Mid Atlantic ahead of a strong cold front. Scattered thunderstorms developed across western Maryland during the afternoon of September 26th in this warm and unstable air mass. A storm in Washington County produced damaging winds that downed trees and power lines. Lightning was also responsible for an office building fire.

February 17, 2006

A strong cold front brought very strong and gusty winds to the Mid-Atlantic on February 17. Scattered reports of downed trees and powerlines occurred across the region.

December 1, 2004

Very strong winds accompanied a cold front that crossed the region on the first of December. The strong winds produced damage in parts western Maryland. Numerous trees and power lines were downed. Some damage to structures was reported and there were many power outages. Winds gusted to 58 mph at Frostburg MD.

March 9, 2002

A strong cold front which crossed the region late on the 9th was accompanied by gusty northwest winds up to 57 MPH. Some locations reported downed trees and power lines in addition to minor structural damage due to the high wind. In Allegany County, a number of trees were downed, awnings were damaged, and signs were broken in Cumberland. In Frostburg, a tree was downed onto Chestnut Street and a stop sign was blown off a pole. In LaVale, a tree fell onto a parked car and another fell onto the roof of a home on Buchanan Avenue. In Washington County, a 52 MPH gust was recorded in Hagerstown and a 57 MPH gust was measured in Smithsburg.


Power outage affects much of downtown Hampton | WAVY.com Open Navigation Close Navigation

A power outage affecting a good part of downtown Hampton isn't expected to be fixed until later this afternoon.

Aug 17, 2022

Power outages, downed trees as storms blitz DC region - WTOP News

A hot, humid Tuesday ended with severe thunderstorms across the D.C. area. Here’s what you need to know.

Jul 13, 2022

West Virginia and Ohio experiencing power outages due to severe weather | WTRF Open Navigation Close Navigation

Here are the latest power outage numbers as of 7:48 p.m. ________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ There have been reported outages in multiple areas of Ohio and West Virginia due to severe weather. All reported outages are from AEP and AEP Ohio. Marshall County: 1,870 customers Ohio County: 102 customers Bloomingdale area: 1,435 customers Belmont County: 166 customers Stick […]

May 3, 2022

Weather Hagerstown MD: NWS issues high wind warning

The National Weather Service is forecasting more wind Saturday, and potential squalls, as some Tri-State area residents remain without power.

Feb 18, 2022

Severe storm in Washington County disrupts travel, power on Monday

A severe storm Monday afternoon caused widespread power outages and road closures in Washington County, but no reports of serious damage or injuries.

Jun 22, 2021

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Robinwood area without power since 1100pm

Jim | December 22, 2022  

Update outage on longmeadow Rd been out since 11:30 pm my timers stopped

Sherry | September 01, 2020  

Please update status of outage cherrytree drive

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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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Hagerstown, Maryland

City Hagerstown
County Washington
State Maryland (MD)
Country United States
Zip Codes 21740, 21741, 21742, 21746, 21747, 21749

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