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Yakima Power Outages Caused by Weather
UW Huskies overcome mistakes — plus a power outage — to outlast Oregon State | UW Sports | yakimaherald.com
The Huskies overcame a minefield of mistakes in the first half — and a power outage in the second — to deliver a gutsy win over the No. 24 Beavers.
SPOKANE, Wash. - Strong winds moved through the Inland Northwest Friday night into Saturday morning, at one point leaving more than 26,000 people without power.
Party in Husky Stadium: UW players danced their way through delay when lights went out | UW Sports | yakimaherald.com
During a 25-minute delay when the lights went out at Husky Stadium, Miley Cyrus' 'Party in the USA' blasted, players danced and the Huskies seized momentum in an eventual victory
KENNEWICK, Wash. -
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SPOKANE, Wash. - On Saturday evening, numerous outages in the Spokane area have left around 5,000 Avista customers without power.
BENTON COUNTY, Wash. —
Three months after it was struck in a fatal traffic accident, officials announced the Yakima Air Terminal air traffic control tower will be repaired thanks to a $267,000 grant from
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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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