Power Outages

File photo: PECO Truck. (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

Dangerous High Winds Cause Some Problems Across Delaware Valley

With winds, potentially gusting up to 55 miles per hour, power outages are a major concern because of the serious threat of tree branches taking out power lines.

02/15/2015

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PECO Prepares For Forecasted High Winds Saturday Into Sunday

PECO has announced that they are preparing for power outages caused by high winds.

02/14/2015

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Study: Philadelphia Could Face More Blackouts

A new study says Philadelphia could be facing a lot of widespread and prolonged outages in the future.

01/10/2015

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Power Restored To Most Customers In New Jersey

Jersey Central Power & Light reports about 2,100 homes and businesses were still without electricity Friday morning.

11/28/2014

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Storm Leaves Thousands Without Power In New Jersey

Jersey Central Power & Light reports nearly 14,600 homes and businesses were still without electricity Thursday afternoon, mostly in northwestern counties.

11/27/2014

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Weather Leaves Thousands Without Power In Philadelphia Region

The heavy winds and rain left thousands across the Philadelphia region without power Monday morning.

11/24/2014

High wind gusts knock down construction fencing in Old City. (credit: Jim Donovan)

Heavy Winds Cause Power Outages, Airport Delays

Thousands of customers in the Philadelphia region are without power today as a result of the heavy winds. Travelers are also experiencing flight delays.

11/02/2014

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About 1,500 Without Power In Fairmount

About 1,500 customers are without power Monday night at an apartment building in Philadelphia’s Fairmount neighborhood.

08/04/2014

Lightning over Center City Philadelphia as storms move in. (credit: Caskey Kuhn/CBS3)

Thousands Without Power, Some Flights Delayed As Storms Move Through Region

Thousands are without power with severe weather in our area.

07/15/2014

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Latest Power Outage Numbers

Thousands remain without power Tuesday following a round of severe thunderstorms.

07/15/2014

Neighbors say the storm came and went in an instant, leaving trees on top of homes. (credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

Cleanup Continues After Strong Storms Hit Region, Thousands Still Without Power

As tens of thousands of people remained in the dark Wednesday after strong storms uprooted trees and took down power lines, hard-hit Delaware County started cleaning up.

07/09/2014

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Bucks County Extends Hours For Senior Centers During Post-Storm Outages

As if temperatures in the 90s weren’t bad enough, Tuesday night’s powerful storm knocked out power in several Bucks County communities.

07/09/2014

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Strong Storms Knock Out Power Across The Delaware Valley

Severe weather is moving across the region Tuesday night, leaving many customers without power.

07/08/2014

Traffic lights and power outages along Pennsylvania Avenue in Wilmington, Delaware. (credit: Natasha Brown/CBS3)

Local Area Hit With Outages After Storms

After being hit by storms throughout the evening, many in the Philadelphia area were left without power.

07/04/2014

Traffic lights and power outages along Pennsylvania Avenue in Wilmington, Delaware. (credit: Natasha Brown/CBS3)

Strong Storms Leave Path Of Damage, Power Outages Across Region

Because of the severe weather, PECO reports that about 155,000 of its customers were without power Thursday night.

07/03/2014

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