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Power outage in Paterson, New Jersey? Contact your local utility company.
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Power outage knocks out regular FDNY, EMS radios | PIX11 Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
NEW YORK (PIX11) — FDNY and EMS radios were down in New York City for about two hours on Wednesday, forcing workers to pivot to a backup system, officials said. The emergency teams were impacted by a power outage at 11 MetroTech Centre. The outage, which happened around 11 a.m., caused server and internet issues. […]
Remnants of Hurricane Ian bring flooding, scattered power outages
The gray, billowy weather is expected to remain in much of New Jersey until mid-week.
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More than 500 customers without power in Astoria.
Urgent Tree Removal to Impact Power to Over 1,000 in Homes in Phillipsburg | Phillipsburg, NJ News TAPinto
JCP&L has an emergency tree situation/ removal at Sayre Ave in Phillipsburg. A large tree on this property is in immediate danger of failure and...
Friday’s credit card outage shows how vulnerable NJ is
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NJ weather: High winds cause power outages in North Jersey
A severe thunderstorm producing high winds moved through North Jersey on Monday night causing thousands of residents to lose power.
Beware Of Black Ice, Officials Warn to Stay Off Roads Due To Flash Freeze Later Tonight | Paterson, NJ News TAPinto
Officials encourage those who see black ice to report it to DPW at 973-321-1490.
NJ congressman demands answers from JCP&L about multiple outages
Congressman Frank Pallone has sent a letter to the president of Jersey Central Power & Light, demanding that the utility offer detailed explanations about outages that affected his district on Jan. 17, 21 and 26.
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Tweets from Paterson, New Jersey
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Was this power outage even planned?
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Hurricane Henri will bring rain & wind to our area throughout the rest of the weekend. Make sure your devices are c… https://t.co/MLhp5HyAAj
@nynjpaweather So for us in North East NJ this will be a flooding and wind event? Do you see widespread power outag… https://t.co/V0I1iAUIG4
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@PSEGdelivers We have a power outage in Englewood New Jersey 07631. Glenwood road.
@PSEGdelivers: Reporting a power outage at 76 Willow Street in Glen Ridge, NJ.
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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Paterson, New Jersey
|State||New Jersey (NJ)|
|Zip Codes||07501, 07502, 07503, 07504, 07505, 07509, 07510, 07513, 07514, 07522|