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Power outage in Tillamook, Oregon? Contact your local utility company.
Pacific Power is restoring electricity throughout Lincoln City following a power outage that occurred at approximately 8:30 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7.
NEWS UPDATE FROM STATE REPRESENTATIVE DAVID GOMBERG: Red Flags and Power Disruptions – Tillamook County Pioneer
Lincoln County is under "extreme" fire danger Oregon faces power shutoffs across the state.
Follow our live coverage as expected east winds Friday and Saturday bring preparations and heightened wildfire concerns to Oregon.
Power could be cut in Portland area because of fire risks, Local News, Portland local News, Breaking News alerts for Portland city.
OR power outages: PGE, Pacific Power says increasing fire danger may result in power shut offs Open Navigation Close Navigation
Residents in Oregon are being alerted about the potential for power shut offs later this week as officials warn about expected critical fire danger on Friday and Saturday.
Nearly 1,400 people are waking up in the dark in Southwest Portland Tuesday morning.
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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.