Power Outage in San Marcos, TX

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San Marcos Electric Utility
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(512) 393-8313
PEC
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Bluebonnet
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Nov 9, 2022

Tornado confirmed in Jarrell, where fire station, homes damaged

Around 9:35 p.m. Monday, the National Weather Service received reports of possible tornado damage in the southbound lanes of Interstate 35 in Jarrell.

Oct 25, 2022

Why Austin airport lost power for over 3 hours Open Navigation Close Navigation

Austin Energy attributes the outage to an underground electric equipment failure, which began around 4:30 Wednesday morning.

Sep 7, 2022

New Braunfels Utilities’ offices, drive-thru closed on Labor Day | Community Impact

There are multiple options for customers who would like to pay their utility bills while NBU's offices and drive-thru are closed.

Aug 24, 2022

San Marcos to launch electric outage map | KXAN Austin Open Navigation Close Navigation

The Outage Management System (OMS) will be launched on Sept. 9. Through it, customers can view an outage map, check estimated restoration times, report outages, and receive outage alerts.

Aug 23, 2022

As temperatures rise, League City Public Works is ready to withstand heat | Community Impact

In response to a heat warning issued by the National Weather Service, League City Public Works is taking measures to keep the Dallas Salmon Wastewater Treatment Plant and other facilities running.

Jul 12, 2022

How to conserve energy and stay cool in Austin’s record-breaking heat | KUT Radio, Austin's NPR Station

Triple-digit heat is expected to continue through the week. As the state's electric grid operator asks Texans to conserve power, here are some ways to keep cool.

Jul 11, 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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San Marcos, Texas

City San Marcos
County Hays
State Texas (TX)
Country United States
Zip Codes 78666, 78667