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Hershey Power Outages Caused by Weather


September 27, 2002 - Thunderstorm Wind

Trees were reported down on power lines in Hershey.

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Electricity outages in Pa. could become more common due to severe weather Open Navigation Close Navigation

A new report from the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission reveals a surprising thing. There were a record number of "reportable power outage events" during 20-21.

Oct 11, 2022

Crash causes power outages, damage to Lancaster County homes Open Navigation Close Navigation

A crash in Lancaster County has caused over 1,000 residents to lose power, as well as caused electrical damage to homes on Saturday, Oct. 1.

Oct 1, 2022

Hundreds of West Penn Power customers without service in Lower Burrell, power restored just before 8 | TribLIVE.com

Thunderstorms and heavy winds knocked down trees and power lines in Lower Burrell on Thursday evening, according to West Penn Power officials. Spokesman Eyad Gheith said the city was the hardest hit area in the Alle-Kiski Valley, with between 500 to 1,500 customers affected. He said outages in Westmoreland County

Aug 4, 2022

Harrisburg tree removal will require power outage, day shelter established Open Navigation Close Navigation

The city of Harrisburg, in partnership with PPL Electric Utilities, will be removing a giant tree which is located behind multiple residencies in the Midtown section of the city beginning on ,Monday Aug. 1.

Jul 28, 2022

Met-Ed to upgrade electric system in York County Open Navigation Close Navigation

The subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corporation, Met-Ed is planning to upgrade its distribution system in York County.

Jul 22, 2022

Cell phone outage reported in Harrisburg area Open Navigation Close Navigation

Cell phone users in the Harrisburg area are reporting an outage on Wednesday afternoon.

Jun 8, 2022

Wilkes-Barre Power Outage | Eyewitness News Open Navigation Close Navigation

WILKES-BARRE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — A power outage has blacked out a portion of the Diamond City in Luzerne County.

Apr 8, 2022

Snowstorm causes crashes, power outages across Lancaster County; here's how much snow fell | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Editor's note: This story has been updated to reflect correct numbers. Numbers that were previously provided by NWS to LNP were incorrect.

Mar 12, 2022

Crash brings down utility pole, causes power outages in Ephrata area | Local News | lancasteronline.com

Hundreds were without power in the Ephrata area after a tractor-trailer struck utility wires Friday afternoon, pulling down a pole.

Sep 24, 2021

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Power was supposed to be restored between 7:30 and 8.in Annville,Pa.What gives.

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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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Hershey, Pennsylvania

City Hershey
County Dauphin
State Pennsylvania (PA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 17033

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