Power Outage in Kandiyohi, MN

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Power outage in Kandiyohi, Minnesota? Contact your local utility company.

Kandiyohi Power Coop
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(800) 551-4951
Xcel Energy
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(800) 895-1999 Report Online
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Otter Tail Power Company
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(800) 257-4044
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Stearns Cooperative Electric Association
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(800) 962-0655 Report Online
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Willmar Municipal Utilities
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(320) 235-4422

Kandiyohi Power Outages Caused by Weather


June 17, 2012 - Thunderstorm Wind

A line of severe straight-line winds, estimated over 75 mph, occurred north of Kandiyohi, then southeast to the city of Atwater. Numerous trees were uprooted, several barns were damaged or destroyed, windows were blown out in several communities, and power was out for several hours.

Kandiyohi - Atwater


West Central Tribune Minute: WMU employees jump in to help with power restoration efforts in Florida - West Central Tribune | News, weather, sports from Willmar Minnesota

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Oct 3, 2022

Sauk Rapids Middle School Releases Early Due To Power Outage

Students at Sauk Rapids-Rice Middle School will be sent home early Thursday.

May 12, 2022

Xcel Energy: Thousands without power after widespread storms | kare11.com

Hundreds of Xcel Energy crews are working to restore power to customers across Minnesota in the midst more severe weather Thursday night.

May 12, 2022

Late February power outage in Willmar caused by equipment failure - West Central Tribune | News, weather, sports from Willmar Minnesota

An overnight power outage in Willmar on Feb. 28 was caused by equipment failure at the Willmar Substation. Willmar Municipal Utilities crews were able to get power back up within 40 minutes. Willmar Municipal Utilities is also asking that customers not call 911 to report an outage, but instead call the utilities.

Mar 19, 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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Kandiyohi, Minnesota

City Kandiyohi
County Kandiyohi
State Minnesota (MN)
Country United States
Zip Codes 56251

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