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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.
The five, two men and three boys, killed in Centerville hours before inmate was located and killed in shootout with police south of San Antonio.
While the greater Houston region was spared the full wrath of Hurricane Nicholas,...
Thousands across Pearland, Friendswood, Clear Lake and League City are without power as of the morning of Sept. 14 due to Hurricane Nicholas.
UPDATED: Some CenterPoint customers may be without power for days following Hurricane Nicholas damage | Community Impact
As of 6:37 p.m. Sept. 14, more than 120,000 remaiined without power across the Greater Houston area.
The power outage will be in effect from 5:30 a.m.-noon in the area of April Sound and Cape Conroe.
A tale of two grids: The Woodlands’ power providers face scrutiny after deep freeze | Community Impact
In early March, The Woodlands Township was still tallying damage from the winter storms that brought more than five days of freezing temperatures in mid-February
Here is what you need to know Feb. 18 about the winter storm in Georgetown.
Power outages across Texas are forcing gas stations to close, making it difficult to find...
Temperatures to remain below freezing as extended power outages continue in North Texas | Community Impact
The National Weather Service is expecting the winter weather advisory to end by 8 p.m. Feb. 17 with mostly sunny and dry conditions for the weekend and into next week.
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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.