1. North Bay residents upset, hot air balloons continue to fly after no winds develop overnight  KGO-TV
  2. PG&E delays second phase of power shutoffs; 513K customers remain in the dark  KCRA Sacramento
  3. PG&E map down? Check the interactive power shut-off map here  SF Gate
  4. A Bay Area police department made a viral joke about the PG&E shutdown … and people have strong opinions  East Bay Times
  5. Why are blackouts pushed back by PG&E?  KRON4
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A hot air balloon was spotted drifting above Napa County. Balloons are usually grounded when there are high winds. ABC7 News viewers in Santa Rosa also reported no wind and they questioned the need for the power outages.NO WIND? A hot air balloon was spotted drifting above Napa County this morning. Wind was a factor in PG&E turning off the power to 186,000 customers.

PG&E Power Shutdown: North Bay residents upset, hot air balloons continue to fly after no winds develop overnight | abc7news.com

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has delayed its second phase of power shutoffs across California as roughly 513,000 customers remain in the dark amid a forecast high wind event and elevated wildfire dangers. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has delayed its second phase of power shutoffs across California as roughly 513,000 customers remain in the dark amid a forecast high wind event and elevated wildfire dangers.

PG&E delays second phase of power shutoffs; 513K customers remain in the dark

In anticipation of extreme fire conditions, PG&E is shutting off power to some 800,000 customers in Northern California, an unprecedented move by the public utility.

PG&E map down? Check the interactive power shut-off map here - SFGate

We all take the modern convenience of electricity for granted until the lights go out. Here are tips to follow if PG&E turns the power off in your neighborhood. We all take the modern convenience of electricity for granted until the lights go out. Here are tips to follow if PG&E turns the power off in your neighborhood.

Bay Area Power Outage Survival Guide – CBS San Francisco

The Pleasanton, California Police Department made a viral Facebook post joke about the PG&E power shutoff.The post has been shared across the globe by more than 30,000 people.

Pleasanton, CA Police make viral joke about PG&E power outage

SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A second wave of massive blackouts has been pushed back to later this evening by PG&E in four Bay Area Counties. Emergency officials in Alameda, Contra Costa, San Mateo and Santa Clara Counties are saying they expect outages now starting at 8 p.m on Wednesday through noon on Thursday. Santa Clara […]SAN FRANCISCO (KRON) – A second wave of massive blackouts has been pushed back to later this evening by PG&E in four Bay Area Counties. Emergency officials in Alameda, Contra Costa, San M…

Why are blackouts pushed back by PG&E? | KRON4

“#PSPS: Early this morning, PG&E turned off power for safety to counties in phase one (approx. 500k customers). That phase is complete. If you still have power IN THESE COUNTIES (see graphic) you will not lose power due to a PSPS.”

PG&E on Twitter: "#PSPS: Early this morning, PG&E turned off power for safety to counties in phase one (approx. 500k customers). That phase is complete. If you still have power IN THESE COUNTIES (see graphic) you will not lose power due to a PSPS.… https://t.co/OekdyrHeaB"

“#PSPS: Additional proactive shutoffs for safety will begin later this afternoon and into early evening in portions of these counties (see table). This phase of the safety shutoff also includes some parts of Mendocino and Calaveras not turned off this morning.”

PG&E on Twitter: "#PSPS: Additional proactive shutoffs for safety will begin later this afternoon and into early evening in portions of these counties (see table). This phase of the safety shutoff also includes some parts of Mendocino and Calaveras not turned off this morning.… https://t.co/ROTXbpIeyL"

“This map shows areas (in yellow) that are scheduled for planned blackouts. According to @PGE4Me 52 customers will be impacted in San Joaquin County. For more info visit: https://t.co/rBH9nsCiJ0”

Michael Tubbs on Twitter: "This map shows areas (in yellow) that are scheduled for planned blackouts. According to @PGE4Me 52 customers will be impacted in San Joaquin County. For more info visit: https://t.co/rBH9nsCiJ0… https://t.co/1zZHTtMosG"

“Today’s periscope will hinge on if @PGE4Me f’s me or not. Right on the border of the map 🤷🏻‍♂️”

John Middlekauff on Twitter: "Today’s periscope will hinge on if @PGE4Me f’s me or not. Right on the border of the map 🤷🏻‍♂️"

Officials working to keep Devil’s Slide and Caldecott tunnels open as 800,000 customers statewide lose powerOfficials working to keep Devil’s Slide and Caldecott tunnels open as 800,000 customers statewide lose power

PG&E: Wind storm prompting massive power shutdown could be worst since 2017 North Bay fires – The San Francisco Examiner

POWER OUTAGE: PG&E has begun shutoffs that could impact nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California. Here's a full list of areas impacted.POWER OUTAGE: PG&E has begun shutoffs that could impact nearly 800,000 customers across Northern and Central California. Here's a full list of areas impacted.

Many district officials canceled classes. Other districts, however, kept schools open. <p>Many district officials canceled classes. Other districts, however, kept schools open.</p>

Dozens of Bay Area schools — including U.C. Berkeley, U.C. Santa Cruz — cancel classes Wednesday - SFChronicle.com

WHY SO LONG? Prepare to be without power for up to five days. PG&E says it will not turn the lights back on until it's "absolutely safe" to do so.WHY SO LONG? Prepare to be without power for up to five days. PG&E says it will not turn the lights back on until it's "absolutely safe" to do so.

PG&E Power Outage Shut Off: Agency explains why turning power back on could take 5 days | abc7news.com

PG&E has issued a power shutoff watch for most of the Bay Area that could affect up to hundreds of thousands of customers, among which are several schools.PG&E has issued a power shutoff watch for most of the Bay Area that could affect up to hundreds of thousands of customers, among which are several schools.

LIST: Schools, libraries impacted by PG&E power shutoff | abc7news.com

City of Sonoma staff is manning a charging center set up at the Sonoma Valley Veterans Memorial Building.City of Sonoma staff is manning a charging center set up at the Sonoma Valley Veterans Memorial Building.

Midnight power outage cripples Sonoma

CALISTOGA -- PG&amp;E's second PSPS in Calistoga didn't go quite as planned, but businesses and residents rolled with the punches.CALISTOGA -- PG&amp;E's second PSPS in Calistoga didn't go quite as planned, but businesses and residents rolled with the punches.

Calistoga powers through another PG&E public safety outage | Local News | napavalleyregister.com

68 customers affected

Power Outage in Arcata | Lost Coast Outpost | Humboldt County