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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

Southern California Edison says it may need to cut power to roughly 174,000 customers across Southern California because of potential wildfire danger.Southern California Edison says it may need to cut power to roughly 174,000 customers across Southern California because of potential wildfire danger.

Southern California Edison considers cutting power to roughly 174K SoCal customers amid wildfire threat | abc7.com

Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has started its second phase of power shutoffs across California as hundreds of thousands of customers remain in the dark amid a forecast high wind event and elevated wildfire dangers. Pacific Gas and Electric Co. has started its second phase of power shutoffs across California as hundreds of thousands of customers remain in the dark amid a forecast high wind event and elevated wildfire dangers.

PG&E power shutoffs continue for hundred of thousands across NorCal

Even if you woke up with power Wednesday morning, your house may still end up in the dark by day's end. Pacific Gas & Electric is shutting off power around California in phases, depending on location and weather conditions, in hopes of reducing fire danger during forecasted high winds and dry heat.

When will my power turn off? PG&E shut-offs will happen in phases - SFGate

“#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"

“#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"

“🚩Red Flag Warnings🚩 begin at: ⚠️5 AM Wed➡️North Bay Mtns & Valleys, East Bay Hills & Valleys, Diablo Range ⚠️5 PM Wed➡️Santa Cruz Mtns *This event has the potential to be the strongest offshore wind event in the area since the October 2017 North Bay fires.* #CAwx #CAFire”

NWS Bay Area on Twitter: "🚩Red Flag Warnings🚩 begin at: ⚠️5 AM Wed➡️North Bay Mtns & Valleys, East Bay Hills & Valleys, Diablo Range ⚠️5 PM Wed➡️Santa Cruz Mtns *This event has the potential to be the strongest offshore wind event in the area since the October 2017 North Bay fires.* #CAwx #CAFire… https://t.co/YQeGOTq2EI"

“There is a #RedFlagWarning for most of Northern California and #FireWeatherWatch for the southernmost region of California from Wednesday morning to Thursday evening due to gusty winds and low humidity. This is #CriticalFireWeather and caution should be taken when outdoors.”

CAL FIRE on Twitter: "There is a #RedFlagWarning for most of Northern California and #FireWeatherWatch for the southernmost region of California from Wednesday morning to Thursday evening due to gusty winds and low humidity. This is #CriticalFireWeather and caution should be taken when outdoors.… https://t.co/2gkctS3uRj"

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

Living without power for hours and even days will be hard. But this is the way Californians have to live now, thanks to bad land use choices and climate change.Living without power for hours and even days will be hard. But this is the way Californians have to live now, thanks to bad land use choices and climate change.

Editorial: Don’t just blame PG&E for the Northern California blackouts. It’s everyone’s fault - Los Angeles Times

If extreme fire danger conditions are predicted in any part of PG&E’s service area, we may temporarily turn off electric power lines in that area as a last resort in the interest of public safety.

Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS)

To prevent fires, PG&E has started cutting electricity to more than 1 million Californians amid high wind forecasts. Here's what you need to knowTo prevent fires, PG&E has started cutting electricity to more than 1 million Californians amid high wind forecasts. Here's what you need to know

California power outage Q&A: How many? How long? Why?

California is in the peak of its wildfire season. With strong winds forecast to hit 70 mph on Wednesday, the utility says it wants to reduce the chance that its wires could spark a fire.California is in the peak of its wildfire season. With strong winds forecast to hit 70 mph on Wednesday, the utility says it wants to reduce the chance that its wires could spark a fire.

Utility Giant PG&E Voluntarily Shuts Off Power, Could Impact 800,000 Calif. Customers : NPR

California's largest utility says as many as 2 million people will remain without power at least through Thursday as a precaution to protect against wildfires.California's largest utility says as many as 2 million people will remain without power at least through Thursday as a precaution to protect against wildfires.

PG&E: About 2 million people will remain without power through Thursday

California's largest utility company, PG&E, is cutting power to nearly 800,000 customers across the state as it continues to try to prevent potential wildfires.PG&E is rolling out the outages in three phases, shutting power to upwards to 513,00 customers early Wednesday morning, with more coming later in the afternoon.

Here's where and when PG&E is shutting down power in California | abc10.com