Power Outage in North Platte, NE

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City of Noth Platte Electric Department
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(308) 535-6740
Nebraska Public Power District
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(877) 275-6773 Report Online
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Dawson Public Power
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(308) 324-2386
Western Area Power Administration
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(720) 962-7000
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National Weather Service plans radar outage to allow for major radar upgrade | DRGNews

Starting today (Oct. 21, 2022), the KABR WSR-88D radar operated by the NOAA National Weather Service in Aberde...

Oct 21, 2022

LES linemen return home from working to restore power in Florida

One lineman said it was paradise when they arrived in Florida, until they made it where Hurricane Ian came barreling through.

Oct 7, 2022

Nebraska Task Force One helping Puerto Rico after Hurricane Fiona

Nebraska Task Force One deployed 45 members to the U.S. territory on Monday.

Sep 19, 2022

Nationwide outage on online ticketing platform and app

Staff at Memorial Stadium are currently working on an outage in the online, app ticketing platform.  This outage is happening nationwide.  

Sep 10, 2022

40 and counting: Gerald Gentleman Station marks milestone anniversary

NPPD CEO Tom Kent toured the Gerald Gentleman Station south of Sutherland Wednesday ahead of the NPPD board's meeting in North Platte.

Jul 13, 2022

Utica store faces thousands in losses, 'unreal' smell after power outage spoils groceries

Utica was without power until Thursday night, two days after a severe hailstorm hit the area.

Jun 16, 2022

Across the US, a day of extreme weather prompts heat warnings, severe flooding and power outages for hundreds of thousands | CNN Close icon

In a matter of hours Monday, the iconic landmarks of Yellowstone National Park were shuttered to the public and its roads left unpassable after a torrential downpour and rapid snowmelt contributed to unprecedented flooding at one of America's most visited national parks.

Jun 14, 2022

Nearly 2,000 without power in Thayer, Fillmore counties Saturday morning - SOUTHEAST - NEWS CHANNEL NEBRASKA Rectangle

THAYER AND FILLMORE COUNTIES, NE — Several people in southeast Nebraska are without power Saturday morning after storms ripped through the area Friday evening. According to Norris Public Power D

Apr 30, 2022

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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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North Platte, Nebraska

City North Platte
County Lincoln
State Nebraska (NE)
Country United States
Zip Codes 69101, 69103