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Morristown Power Outages Caused by Weather
Heritage-Sevier County resumes after power outage | WATE 6 On Your Side Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WATE) — A power outage in Maryville temporarily paused a football game at Heritage High School against Sevier County High School. The power went out around 8:15 p.m. and was restored a little more than an hour later, around 9:30 p.m. Homecoming festivities are underway and the game will resume around 10 p.m. […]
Accident causes 'major power outages' near Robertsville Rd in Oak Ridge Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
The Oak Ridge Police Department is warning the public to avoid the area of Robertsville Road.
West Knoxville power outage leaves people without answers Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
KNOX COUNTY, Tenn. (WATE) — Any time the power goes out it can be frustrating, but in the case of several west Knox County residents, the lack of power was not the main concern. Instead, it was a lack of communication. “It’s like a pot, being put inside a pot and cooked,” said Phillip Lauderdale. […]
Several utility providers are reporting power outages as a result of a winter storm that dropped 1 to 6 inches of snow Saturday morning across East Tennessee. Power in Knox County. Power out in Sevier County.
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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.