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Thousands without power as Hurricane Ian wreaks havoc on Grand Strand, Pee Dee Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
We have an updated list of power outages throughout the area.
In Washington, Connecticut, a section of Route 109 was closed Wednesday morning due to a tree down on utility wires.
CT Town-By-Town Power Outages: Electricity Restored To Thousands - Across Connecticut, CT - More than 31,000 electric customers were without power at one point Monday afternoon, but the majority of customers got power back.
Over 2,500 outages reported in Conn. Share on Facebook Email This Link Share on Twitter Share on Pinterest Share on LinkedIn
A strong line of thunderstorms is making its way across Connecticut bringing rain and wind. Many are experiencing power outages because of the storm.
Meteorologists said the storm was weakening Monday night as 900 people in Connecticut...
Power was restored late Monday afternoon after a “significant” outage canceled all...
A quick-moving storm quickly changed the weather from a foggy morning to a snowy...
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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.