Power Outage in Huron, SD

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Power outage in Huron, South Dakota? Contact your local utility company.

NorthWestern Energy
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(800) 245-6977 Report Online
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Codington-Clark Elec Coop, Inc
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(800) 463-8938
Northern Electric Coop, Inc
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(800) 529-0310
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Dakota Energy Coop Inc
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(800) 353-8591
Western Area Power Administration
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(720) 962-7000

Huron Power Outages Caused by Weather


May 12, 2022 - Thunderstorm Wind

Numerous pine trees were uprooted by thunderstorm winds. Power was knocked out across the southern portions of Huron.

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April 22, 2022 - Hail

Ping-pong ball sized hail dropped just west of Bonilla and U.S. Highway 281. Power was knocked out in town.

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August 27, 2020 - Thunderstorm Wind

A power pole was snapped off by thunderstorm winds. Property damage cost is a rough estimate.

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July 13, 2019 - Thunderstorm Wind

Several limbs down throughout Huron, along with power lines. Several uprooted trees. Numerous tents and awnings at a soccer tournament were destroyed.

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April 11, 2019 - Blizzard

Blizzard conditions led to a shutdown of government offices and schools, and travel was not recommended due to the widespread whiteout conditions. Almost unprecedented amounts of storm-total snowfall occurred, with amounts of 18.0 inches at Huron, 25.0 inches 2 miles southeast of Wessington (second greatest 3-day snowfall total on record) and 29.8 inches near Hitchcock. With winds gusting up to 51 mph at Huron, many areas had snow drifts of 5 to 10 feet, making roads impassable. Spotty power outages occurred.



July 23, 2015

Thunderstorms produced four known tornadoes and several reports of large hail in southeast South Dakota during the evening of July 23rd. The tornadoes caused damage to homes, power poles, and crops.


Keystone Pipeline Outage Coincides with Local Heat Wave, TC Energy Blames 'Third-Party Damage'

A heat emergency earlier this week in the U.S. Great Plains region forced the operator of the Keystone pipeline, Calgary-based TC Energy, to cut back its flow of what Bloomberg Markets calls a “crucial grade of oil” to refineries.

Jul 20, 2022

Thousands still without power in South Dakota morning after derecho Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn

Several thousand people are still without power the morning after a powerful storm swept across eastern South Dakota.

Jul 5, 2022

Richland County EMA says power companies working 'diligently' to restore power | Weather | richlandsource.com

MANSFIELD -- Power companies are working "dilligently" Tuesday to get electric back on for Richland County residents, according to local Emergency Management Agency Director Joseph Petrycki.

Jun 14, 2022

Power outages impact thousands in region Open Navigation Close Navigation

According to NorthWestern Energy’s outage map, 50 to 400 people are without power in Chamberlain, Kimball, White Lake, Stickney and Mount Vernon. 

May 12, 2022

Severe weather hits South Dakota, killing 2. Here's how storm happened

Straight-lined winds and reports of tornadoes hammered southeastern South Dakota on Thursday night, causing widespread damage across several communities and counties.

May 12, 2022

Courts dismiss co-op suits seeking exits from long-term power supply contracts | Utility Dive

Utility industry news and analysis for energy professionals.

Apr 20, 2022

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Live off Mudbrook road in Huron. No power.

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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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Huron, South Dakota

City Huron
County Beadle
State South Dakota (SD)
Country United States
Zip Codes 57350, 57399

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