Power Outage in Mountain View, MO

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City of West Plains Electric Department
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(417) 256-7176

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Power outages to affect Johnson City | WJHL | Tri-Cities News & Weather Open Navigation Close Navigation

JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) – BrightRidge tree-trimming contractors will be performing maintenance on power lines resulting in temporary outages for downtown Johnson City on Monday, a press release from the company says. According to the release, power will be disconnected from 8:30 a.m. to noon on Monday, August 1, with approximately 25 homes in the […]

Jul 29, 2022

Power Outages May Rise Like Balloons (And Thanks To Them, Too) | LAist

Foil balloons may seem innocent enough. But their metallic surfaces conduct electricity, so when they hit a power line they can cause it to short circuit or surge.

Jul 26, 2022

BREAKING NEWS: Power Outage in West PlainsOzark Radio News | Ozark Radio News

4 p.m. Some residents in the City of West Plains are seeing their power restored. If your power remains out, contact the West Plains City Hall at 417-256-7176 Power Outage Traffic Reminder: In the State of Missouri, dark signals, or traffic signals that aren't working operate as a 4-way stop. 2:50 p.m. The power outage is not affecting customers of Howell Oregon Electric. 2:38 p.m. A one vehicle accident striking a powerline has caused a power outage in West Plains. The powerline seems to have started a fire near the transfer station on Old Airport Road in West Plains. Power is out for a large number of people in West Plains and Phone lines are being affected. Cody Sanders with the City of West Plains gave us this statement: "We've got lines down at the transfer station, utility and fire are on the scene. No further Details available." 2:32 p.m. Currently West Plains is experiencing a power outage. We are currently talking with the City of West Plains to understand the situation. Check back for updates on the scene. Area Cooling Centers can be found in our article: Cooling Centers Are Open to Help Beat The Heat, Find Yours Here

Jul 22, 2022

Thousands in SW Missouri without power following storms Open Navigation Close Navigation

SPRINGFIELD, Mo.– Thousands are reporting outages in Southwest Missouri following storms that passed through the area early Sunday. According to the Association of Missouri Electric Cooperatives, Laclede Electric Cooperative and Southwest Electric Cooperative members are experiencing the most outages right now. As of 8:40 a.m., in Hickory County at least 1,011 customers are reporting outages, […]

Jun 26, 2022

Appalachian Power releases statement on widespread power outages | WJHL | Tri-Cities News & Weather Open Navigation Close Navigation

(WJHL) Tenn./Va. – Appalachian Power has released a statement regarding its response to widespread power outages caused by recent severe weather. The power company states that nearly 2,400 employees and contractors are working hard to get power restored to customers. So far, power has been restored to 83,00 customers who lost power, but around 47,000 […]

Jun 18, 2022

Let there be dark: Power outage impacts much of downtown Laramie | News | wyomingnews.com

A construction crew working on the 3rd Street project caught a communications line on a loader, which broke the utility pole and caused a power outage affecting much of downtown

Jun 14, 2022

VIDEO: One Vehicle Accident Causes Power Outages on Porter Wagoner Blvd. in West Plains Thursday MorningOzark Radio News | Ozark Radio News

West Plains, MO. - A one vehicle accident caused a power outage on Porter Wagoner Boulevard in West Plains on Thursday morning. A flat bed truck equipped with a boom and carrying a concrete storm shelter struck a power line, causing one power pole to snap in half and another to break. The vehicle was leaving the Stuart Morrison-Redi Mix facility on Porter Wagoner. The outage is effecting a few business on the road including Snappy Mart, Century 21, and Pizza Shack. Jeff Hanshaw, Public Works director for West Plains, said he believed that the power should be restored in a couple of hours.

May 19, 2022

Why power is out near Rogersville, Missouri Open Navigation Close Navigation

1,200 customers in the Rogersville area were without power Tuesday morning, according to the Webster Electric Cooperative outage map.

Apr 12, 2022

Over 200 residents experience power outage in Springfield, Mo Open Navigation Close Navigation

SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Nearly 2,000 residents are waking up in the dark this morning due to power outages around the city. City Utility map is showing the outage is impacting customers west of 65 and Chestnut Expressway moving west to National Ave.

Mar 18, 2022

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No power????? What is going on. Looks like downtown has electric. What caused it and how long be off?

Joyner. Oak street | July 29, 2019  

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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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Mountain View, Missouri

City Mountain View
County Howell
State Missouri (MO)
Country United States
Zip Codes 65548