Power Outage in Los Angeles, CA

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Pasadena Department of Water and Power
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Los Angeles Power Outages Caused by Weather

Events

January 31, 2016 - Thunderstorm Wind

Trained weather spotters in the city of Monterey Park reported strong thunderstorm wind gusts, estimated at 60 MPH. The strong thunderstorm winds caused some roof damage and knocked down a power pole.

South San Gabriel - Monterey Park
August 19, 2013 - Thunderstorm Wind

California Highway Patrol reported downed power lines along 4th Street East and East Avenue L4 due to thunderstorm winds. Wind gusts were estimated to be around 60 MPH.

Lancaster - (Pmd)Palmdale Arpt
September 21, 2007 - Thunderstorm Wind

A severe thunderstorm knocked down seven power poles near Hollywood.

Hollywood - Hollywood

Episodes

February 23, 2023

A powerful winter storm brought heavy rain, heavy snow and strong winds to Southwestern California. Rainfall totals ranged from 2 to 5 inches across coastal and valleys areas with 4 to 10 inches across the foothills and mountains. Snow levels dropped down, resulting in significant snowfall across the mountains. Below 5000 feet, 6 to 12 inches of snow was reported while the resort level (greater than 6000 feet) received 2 to 5 feet of snowfall. With the snowfall and strong winds, a Blizzard Warning was issues for the mountains of Ventura and Los Angeles counties. As for winds, peak gusts of 60 to 80 MPH were reported.

January 9, 2023

A powerful atmospheric river brought heavy rainfall, widespread flooding and gusty winds to the area. Rainfall totals generally ranged from 2-6 inches across the coastal and valley areas with 6-16 inches across the mountains and foothills. With the heavy rainfall, widespread flooding, especially across San Luis Obispo and Santa Barbara counties. Strong southerly winds, gusting up to 94 MPH, were reported across the area.

January 9, 2018

A powerful winter storm impacted Southwestern California in early January. This storm generated heavy rainfall with totals ranging from 1-4 inches across the coasts and valleys with up to 7 inches over some foothill and mountain areas. At times, the rainfall was very intense, generating mud and debris including a deadly mud and debris flow in the community of Montecito. In the mountains, significant snowfall occurred at the resort level with over 6 inches of snow accumulation.

February 17, 2017

A powerful winter storm moved across Southwestern California, bringing heavy rain and snow, strong winds and flash flooding to the area. Rainfall amounts ranged from 2 to 6 inches across coastal areas with up to around 10 inches in the local mountains. This heavy rain produced numerous reports of flash flooding as well as mud and debris flows. In the local mountains, snowfall totals between 1 and 2 feet were reported at the resort level. Strong southerly winds accompanied the storm with wind gusts up to around 70 MPH reported in some areas.

January 22, 2017

Another powerful winter storm brought heavy rain and snow as well as strong winds to the areas. Overall, two to six inches of rain fell across the area. This heavy rain resulted in flash flooding across southern Los Angeles county. In the mountains, strong southerly winds were reported as well as significant snowfall at the resort level.

News

Retro Row Power Outage From Explosion + Fire Chief Espino Retires | Long Beach, CA Patch

Retro Row Power Outage From Explosion + Fire Chief Espino Retires - Long Beach, CA - The quickest way to get caught up on the most important things happening today in Long Beach.

Nov 10, 2022

Over 1,000 Lose Power In Redondo Beach | Redondo Beach, CA Patch

Over 1,000 Lose Power In Redondo Beach - Redondo Beach, CA - 1,175 customers in two power outages in Redondo Beach lost power Tuesday Morning.

Nov 8, 2022

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It’s a bright idea for a new neighborhood: What if the power never went out? At the latest KB Home community in Menifee, they're putting a new twist on energy efficiency.

Nov 7, 2022

Beverly Hills Courier - SCE Plans Additional Outages in Beverly Hills — Beverly Hills Courier

Southern California Edison (SCE) announced upcoming planned maintenance outages at the Nov. 1 City Council Study Session and offered an explanation for the outage on Oct. 24 that left more than 1,000 homes without power for several hours.

Nov 4, 2022

Power Outages Expected This Week In Agoura Hills | Agoura Hills, CA Patch

Power Outages Expected This Week In Agoura Hills - Agoura Hills, CA - Scheduled SCE power outages will hit Agoura Hills overnight Thursday.

Nov 2, 2022

Power outage in Huntington Beach leaves as many as 15,700 Southern California Edison customers in the dark - Los Angeles Times

Residents reported hearing explosions and seeing flashes of blue light before everything went dark Sunday night.

Oct 24, 2022

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Tujunga, Crystal View Neighborhood area 91042... since around 3:45 pm 8/31/22 the power has gone off and come back on at least 8 times. Each time the interval between runs between 5 minutes to 10 minutes approx and the interval between off and on probably 30 seconds to a minute....NOT good for for appliances......

Robin | August 31, 2022  

We have only partial power in 91335. Started around 4 or 5 am. Only big appliances are powered.

Lola Griffin | January 29, 2022  

When will power be restored in 90815 area?

Alvin Toyofuku | July 18, 2021  

Incident happened around 8:30pm Fri nov 6th Lasted until 12:30am ish ; believe location of power outage was Benner ave and ave 60 although I understand 3000 residences where affected; the following evening there was a spectrum truck w a pole man adjusting more wires

Anon | November 08, 2020  

90042 power restored after 2 “transformers” blew out - reasons could be lightning , a Mylar balloon, not sure ; saw lightening w no sound in between “two titanic ship horn sounds” Nothing I’ve ever heard before but people say it sounded like a transformer going out ;

Anon | November 08, 2020  

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