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PG&E reports all power has been restored in this morning's Arnold area outage and detailed the weather cause.
PG&E is providing some details about what led to 1,061 customers losing electricity today around Jamestown and Sonora.
The electricity is back on after two Tuolumne County power outages impactied more than 1,500 customers in Columbia and Sonora.
PG&E is reporting more than 1,500 customers are without electricity.
There have been some power outages occurring today in Calaveras County around Copperopolis, Angels Camp and Arnold.
Over 400 PG&E customers are impacted in the Valley Springs and Burson areas.
PG&E reports that crews are on alert and tracking the weather conditions closely.
Where to go for warming centers and who to call to report downed power lines or trees .
Gov. Gavin Newsom declared a state of emergency in 20 California counties to help support local governments through ongoing storm response efforts, ?as tens of thousands of people remain without power in the Sierra.
Power outages hit Angels Camp, Murphys and Copperopolis | Calaveras County's Most Trusted News Source | calaverasenterprise.com
Update: As of 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, the PG&E customers affected by the outage have had their power restored, according to PG&E's website.
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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.