Power Outage in Halifax, VA

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Dominion Energy
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Mecklenburg Electric Coopeartive
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Halifax Electric Membership Corporation
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(800) 690-0522
Duke Energy
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(800) 419-6356 Report Online
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Danville Utilities
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(434) 773-8300
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Halifax Power Outages Caused by Weather


June 28, 2019 - Thunderstorm Wind

Six trees were blown down by thunderstorm winds within the community of Halifax. One tree caused minor damage to a truck as it fell. Another tree fell onto power lines along Sunshine Road.

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May 4, 2019 - Thunderstorm Wind

Thunderstorm winds blew down a power line near the Halifax Volunteer Fire Department along North Main Street.

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May 19, 2017 - Thunderstorm Wind

Thunderstorm winds downed power lines within the City of Halifax.

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May 1, 2012 - Lightning

Lightning struck a power transformer on Maple Avenue, setting it on fire.

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July 20, 2010 - Thunderstorm Wind

Several trees were blown down by thunderstorm winds along L.P. Bailey Memorial Highway. One tree brought a power line down.

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Nicole latest: Last of rain storms continue to push east Zoom In Zoom In

On Friday night, heavy rain and strong winds pushed across central North Carolina.

Nov 7, 2022

More than 6,000 without power across the region as Ian remnants move through facebook twitter instagram rss

Thousands of Virginia residents were left in the dark on Friday evening following downpours and wind gusts from remnants of Ian.

Oct 1, 2022

Ian upgraded to hurricane again; region in its path | News | bdtonline.com

BLUEFIELD — Virginians and West Virginians were being advised Thursday to take precautions as remnants of the devastating Hurricane Ian may bring between 3 to 4 inches of rain to

Sep 30, 2022

Thousands without power in Virginia due to severe weather | WRIC ABC 8News Open Navigation Close Navigation

With the arrival of stormy weather -- and the expected arrival of Post-tropical cyclone Ian from the South -- customers all across Virginia are experiencing power outages.

Sep 30, 2022

Power outage forces Eagles’ postponement | News | chathamstartribune.com

It had all the makings of a spectacular night of high school football. The first full day of autumn had produced a sun-splashed afternoon with cooler temperatures that conjured hints

Sep 28, 2022

Fiona bears down on northeast Canada as big, powerful storm | WVNS Open Navigation Close Navigation

CAGUAS, Puerto Rico (AP) — Hurricane Fiona transformed into a post-tropical cyclone late Friday, but meteorologists warned it could still bring hurricane-strength wind, heavy rain and big waves to the Atlantic Canada region and had the potential to be one of the most severe storms in the country’s history. Fiona, which started the day as […]

Sep 23, 2022

Hurricane Fiona: Storm likely to be 'extreme weather event' as it barrels toward eastern Canada, forecasters warn | CNN Close icon

Deadly Hurricane Fiona has weakened slightly to a Category 3 storm but is still packing forceful winds of 125 mph as it barrels toward Canada's Atlantic coast.

Sep 23, 2022

Less muggy conditions as cold front arrives in DC area following wet commute - WTOP News

It was a slick afternoon commute for many drivers Tuesday night as storms rumbled through the D.C. region. Here’s what you need to know.

Aug 30, 2022

2 Wake County schools to dismiss early for power outage Open Navigation Close Navigation

The outage, which has impacted more than 1,400 customers in Cary, was caused by a vehicle striking equipment, according to Duke Power.

Aug 22, 2022

Power restored after transformer fire caused outage in Winterville Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn

Power has been restored to Winterville neighborhoods after a transformer fire caused an outage Wednesday evening.

Aug 10, 2022

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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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Halifax, Virginia

City Halifax
County Halifax
State Virginia (VA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 24558

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