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Power outage in Seymour, Tennessee? Contact your local utility company.
Sussex County and Morris County power outage after I-80 accident
80,000 customers were knocked out before crews started re-routing power to substations in Morris and Sussex counties.
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Power was reported still out to hundreds of NYSEG customers in Chenango County and Tioga County early August 5.
Statewide Severe Weather & Sevier County Wildfire
Tennessee is currently experiencing a statewide severe weather threat that is: 1) causing tornado watches and warnings to be issued in the western part of the state; 2) making possible another round of severe weather impacts in the middle region; and, 3) contributing to the creation and spread of wildfires in the east.
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Several power providers across East Tennessee are reporting outages Thursday evening as storms move through the area.
Power outage in Sevier County could last 48-72 hours for some | WATE 6 On Your Side Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
PIGEON FORGE, Tenn. (WATE) — Thousands of Sevier County residents could be without power for the next couple of days after a snowstorm blew through the area early Monday morning. As of 8 p.m., a little more than 20,000 Sevier County Electric System customers were without power. Allen Robbins, General Manager of SCES, said people […]
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The Knoxville Utilities Board and the Lenoir City Utilities Board reported Monday amid a winter snowstorm that thousands of customers were without power.
Power outage affecting ski lifts at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort | Town & County | jhnewsandguide.com
A power outage in Teton Village has kept some lifts from spinning at Jackson Hole Mountain Resort.
KUB: More than 2,500 without power in Seymour | WATE 6 On Your Side Open Navigation Close Navigation Close Modal
More than 2,500 Knoxville Utilities Board customers are without power accord to the utility provider.
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Tweets from Seymour, Tennessee
So the reason why we didn't stream? Major power outage! The reason why our sleeping schedule is broken? Major power… https://t.co/sH1EUFYIsl
@KnoxKUB Hey KUB! We have a power outage on Yosemite Trail! Theres a large tree knocked down and blocking the entire road!
As storms roll through East Tennessee we'll have damage reports and outages posted here. @wvlt https://t.co/X5TMYf70DJ
2pm POWER OUTAGE UPDATE: Knox-571 Blount-869 Monroe-1395 Loudon-485 Anderson-71 Rhea-106
1:25PM Winds: Reports of 63mph wind gusts in Wears Valley. Winds continue to pick up and will cause downed trees &… https://t.co/XPvWnHLZvW
Knoxville weather: Expect high winds, storms to cause widespread power outages Friday https://t.co/Trf0yRKrd8
Gusty winds have begun across the Plateau and Smokies. Cove Mountain has already recorded a 63 mph wind gust today.… https://t.co/uhp7Xdw7Zv
@harlan_wx @KYdogdadWX @LoganCoxWeather @SHillscott If those kind of winds even occured here you bet there will be… https://t.co/mYXknkkvrn
There is a very high chance of *some* power outages Friday afternoon. The winds will be extremely intense (possibil… https://t.co/wZAiyrSIjz
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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