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Power outage in Hunters, Washington? Contact your local utility company.
Another 2,500 customers are out in Somerset County.
More than 10,000 Virginians lost power Wednesday in Virginia Beach after a squirrel got into a substation.
The outage has forced a SACS elementary school to institute an eLearning day.
Power is still out for several customers across the area.
80,000 customers were knocked out before crews started re-routing power to substations in Morris and Sussex counties.
Power was reported still out to hundreds of NYSEG customers in Chenango County and Tioga County early August 5.
Storms knock out power, flood roads in parts of Fort Wayne | WANE 15 Open Navigation Close Navigation
Strong storms knocked out power in parts of Fort Wayne Tuesday morning. The Indiana Michigan Power outage map shows several hundred customers without electricity.
The owners of Waynedale Cafe on Bluffton Road told WANE 15 they had to throw out all of their refrigerated and frozen food due to the loss of power.
Edgerton, Ohio is back on full power after a massive outage this week.
People may be staying at home this summer. However, the power may not be there when people need it the most this summer.
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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.