Power Outage in Palo Alto, CA

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Power outage in Palo Alto, California? Contact your local utility company.

Palo Alto Utilities
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(650) 496-6914
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Pacific Gas and Electric Company
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(800) 743-5000 Report Online
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Silicon Valley Power
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(408) 615-5640 Report Online
Western Area Power Administration
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(720) 962-7000

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Confirming Palo Alto 94306 outage, still not showing on outage map

M. Kovacevic | March 27, 2021  

Power outage 94306. Palo Alto electrical outage phone Reporting system not functional. Outage map inaccessible through T-Mobile

S. Katzman | March 27, 2021  

Any update on the outage in Palo Alto? 94303

Marlen Wells | December 18, 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.

Palo Alto, California

City Palo Alto
County Santa Clara
State California (CA)
Country United States
Zip Codes 94301, 94302, 94303, 94304, 94306, 94309