With the current forecast suggesting a strong weather system in the area Wednesday evening into early Thursday morning, a few reminders from PG&E:
Electric Outage Center
Report an outage and check on a known outage: Select a location on the map or search by city. Once outage details appear, you will be able to sign up to receive outage updates.
Get alerts for future outages: First, log in to your PG&E account. Under Alerts, go to Outages. Then select edit. You can choose to be notified by text, email or phone. Don't have an account? You can sign up now
What to Do If You See a Downed Power Line
Never go near a damaged power line that has fallen to the ground or is dangling in the air. Always assumed downed electric lines are energized and extremely dangerous. Stay away, keep others away and immediately call 911 and PG&E at 1-800-743-5002.
Stay away from trees, pools of water & other objects that may be in contact w/ power lines and call 911 then PG&E at 1-800-743-5002.
Outage Tip: Unplug or turn off all electrical appliances to avoid overloading circuits when power is restored
If you must use candles, keep them away from drapes, lampshades & small children. Do not leave candles unattended.