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The utility company did not definitively say how long the shutdown would last.The utility company did not definitively say how long the shutdown would last.

PG&E Shuts Down Power For Californians

PG&E says that the second phase of power outages is now delayed a few hours due to weather forecast changes.PG&E says that the second phase of power outages is now delayed a few hours due to weather forecast changes.

PG&E Power Outage Shut Off: 2nd round of shutoffs delayed in Bay Area | abc7news.com

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

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

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

“PG&E will open Community Resource Centers in several locations starting Wed 10/9 @ 8 am. They will remain open during daylight hrs only. Restrooms, bottled water, electronic-device charging, a/c seating for up to 100 will be available. Full list: https://t.co/vijezmus4h #PSPS”

PG&E on Twitter: "PG&E will open Community Resource Centers in several locations starting Wed 10/9 @ 8 am. They will remain open during daylight hrs only. Restrooms, bottled water, electronic-device charging, a/c seating for up to 100 will be available. Full list: https://t.co/vijezmus4h #PSPS… https://t.co/IHZZjOuONW"

“#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.

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

As many as 42,000 PG&E customers in Kern County could lose power as soon as Wednesday afternoon. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the power shutoff!As many as 42,000 PG&E customers in Kern County could lose power as soon as Wednesday afternoon. Here are some tips to help you prepare for the power shutoff!

Here are some tips to consider during a power outage

Early on Wednesday, Oct. 9, the power went out in the Sonoma Valley. It was the not-unexpected yet still-disruptive PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS), imposed by the utility in the face of high winds, dry conditions and high fire risk.Early on Wednesday, Oct. 9, the power went out in the Sonoma Valley. It was the not-unexpected yet still-disruptive PG&E Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS), imposed by the utility in the face of high winds, dry conditions and high fire risk.

Midnight power outage cripples Sonoma

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

 

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