Weather and Energy News

What happened on Aug. 10?

Exploring what a derecho is and how it wreaked havoc across the Midwest on Aug. 10, 2020.

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What is OPPD’s outage restoration process?

Video shows how OPPD springs into action when the power goes out and our crews work on restoration.

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The Sacrifice: Getting lights on when the power is out

When the lights go out, so do they. Line workers leave the comforts of their homes and families to deal with storms, outages.

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Storm prep? ‘We’re ready’

OPPD is ready to act when weather turns bad and causes power outages.

The sudden wind storm this morning damaged trees throughout Omaha and other portions of OPPD's service territory. It also knocked out power to nearly 54,000 customers.

What causes circuit trips?

Power outages can happen at any time. Find out what causes them and what OPPD does to minimize them.

County Affected Customers

Douglas
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Sarpy
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Washington
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Saunders
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Cass
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Dodge
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Nemaha
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Johnson
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Richardson
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Otoe
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Colfax
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Pawnee
0
Burt
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Pottawattamie
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