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Herscher Power Outages Caused by Weather


August 10, 2020 - Thunderstorm Wind

Trees, tree limbs and power lines were blown down in Herscher. Almost everyone lost power.

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June 21, 2014 - Thunderstorm Wind

A large tree was blown down onto power lines approximately a block south of Route 115 on Main Street. A few utility poles and numerous small branches were blown down throughout the village.

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October 2, 2005 - Thunderstorm Wind

Power lines were blown at 600W and 2000S Roads.

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House destroyed by fire during Saturday's high winds | Local News | daily-journal.com

The home of two members of the Salina Township Fire Protection District was destroyed by fire during Saturday's high winds.

Nov 8, 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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Herscher, Illinois

City Herscher
County Kankakee
State Illinois (IL)
Country United States
Zip Codes 60941

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