Ragan.com http://web.ragan.com/wire/ The Wire - OPPD https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/22/power-outage-in-south-central-omaha/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/22/power-outage-in-south-central-omaha/ Power outage in South Central Omaha Cause of Central Omaha outage was a construction mishap, knocking down a power line; most customers restored]]> Wed, 22 Jun 2022 14:53:43 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/20/southwest-omaha-power-outage/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/20/southwest-omaha-power-outage/ Southwest Omaha power outage Report outages_rectangle Power has been restored in Southwest Omaha.]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2022 19:14:11 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/20/stay-up-to-date-with-our-outage-map/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/20/stay-up-to-date-with-our-outage-map/ Stay up-to-date with our outage map Stay up-to-date with OPPD's outage map.]]> Mon, 20 Jun 2022 01:00:06 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/19/circuit-outage-impacting-rural-area-customers/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/19/circuit-outage-impacting-rural-area-customers/ Circuit outage impacting rural area customers Report outages_square OPPD is working to restore power outage caused by tree interference]]> Sun, 19 Jun 2022 12:27:01 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/15/overnight-storms-leave-scattered-outages/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/15/overnight-storms-leave-scattered-outages/ Overnight storms leave scattered outages Report outages_square As OPPD's post-storm restoration work continues, outage numbers continue to drop]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2022 02:54:25 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/07/storms-possible-tonight/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/06/07/storms-possible-tonight/ Heavy hail reported around much of OPPD area, outage numbers dwindling Heavy rain and hail hit Omaha area Tuesday night.]]> Tue, 07 Jun 2022 09:28:15 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/29/severe-weather-possible-tonight/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/29/severe-weather-possible-tonight/ Severe weather possible tonight Severe weather with high winds brings the potential for power outages tonight.]]> Fri, 29 Apr 2022 08:30:04 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/22/outage-reported-in-north-central-omaha/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/22/outage-reported-in-north-central-omaha/ Outage reported in north central Omaha caused by kite Outage reported Friday afternoon in north central Omaha was due to a kite as restoration efforts are underway]]> Fri, 22 Apr 2022 15:39:33 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/11/stay-safe-around-downed-power-lines/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/11/stay-safe-around-downed-power-lines/ Stay safe around downed power lines 7102021_Downed Transmission Line2 How you react to downed power lines is a matter of life and death.]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2022 10:03:19 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/11/infographic-not-all-thunderstorms-are-the-same/ https://stormandoutage.com/2022/04/11/infographic-not-all-thunderstorms-are-the-same/ Infographic: Not all thunderstorms are the same storm clouds near Omaha When the skies to the west darken and the temperature drops, most Midwesterners know a storm is coming. But not all thunderstorms are the same.]]> Mon, 11 Apr 2022 09:52:02 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/10/12/midtown-power-outage/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/10/12/midtown-power-outage/ Two OPPD employees injured in Midtown power outage Tuesday OUTAGE-AD-1 Two OPPD employees injured in Midtown Omaha outage Tuesday morning]]> Tue, 12 Oct 2021 11:07:28 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/23/heat-wave-settling-on-oppd-service-territory/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/23/heat-wave-settling-on-oppd-service-territory/ Stay safe when working outside in the heat WEA_Heat Stroke Signs When the weather heats up, it can become dangerous for many, especially those working out in the heat.  ]]> Fri, 23 Jul 2021 15:45:00 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/16/remaining-outages-now-number-500-but-work-continues-at-same-pace/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/16/remaining-outages-now-number-500-but-work-continues-at-same-pace/ All storm-related outages restored 7122021_Backyard Equipment ALL storm-related outages restored by approximately 7:15 p.m.]]> Fri, 16 Jul 2021 08:11:21 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/15/10559/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/15/10559/ OPPD surpasses overnight goal; outages fall to 5,600 7132021_Blue Sky House Service Restoration Outage numbers continue to fall; OPPD remains committed to contacting customers still without power]]> Thu, 15 Jul 2021 07:20:02 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/14/wednesday-outage-totals-continue-to-fall-complex-work-continues/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/14/wednesday-outage-totals-continue-to-fall-complex-work-continues/ Wednesday outage totals continue to fall, complex work continues 7142021_SIZED Bucket in Big Trees along Underwood Outage numbers falling, OPPD is on track to meet restoration goals]]> Wed, 14 Jul 2021 06:41:30 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/13/as-another-day-begins-outages-continue-to-fall-work-doesnt-let-up/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/13/as-another-day-begins-outages-continue-to-fall-work-doesnt-let-up/ Outages will approach 92% restoration by 11:59 tonight; OPPD suspending disconnects for non payment until July 26 7132021_Tree Damage Examples Outages continue to drop; OPPD suspending disconnects for non payment until July 26]]> Tue, 13 Jul 2021 06:13:40 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/12/steady-work-continues-customers-urged-to-not-approach-crews-in-the-field/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/12/steady-work-continues-customers-urged-to-not-approach-crews-in-the-field/ Steady work continues; customers urged to not approach crews in the field Homeowner vs OPPD Responsibility InfoG (1600×900) Outages drop to 28,000; restoration effort will continue overnight]]> Mon, 12 Jul 2021 10:21:53 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/11/restoration-doesnt-let-up-for-oppd-crews-mutual-aid/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/11/restoration-doesnt-let-up-for-oppd-crews-mutual-aid/ Restoration doesn’t let up for OPPD crews, mutual aid 7112021_Crew in Backyard OPPD estimates 85% of customers may be restored by midnight Sunday; more information to come Monday]]> Sun, 11 Jul 2021 08:07:16 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/10/overnight-storms-causing-widespread-outages/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/10/overnight-storms-causing-widespread-outages/ Crews working 24-7 to restore power 7102021_Crew OnSite Power restoration work continues overnight]]> Sat, 10 Jul 2021 00:59:28 -0500 https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/09/strong-thunderstorms-possible-friday-night-saturday-morning/ https://stormandoutage.com/2021/07/09/strong-thunderstorms-possible-friday-night-saturday-morning/ Strong thunderstorms possible Friday night, Saturday morning S&O AD_7(476×400) Thunderstorms, some with large hail and strong winds, are possible Friday night, Saturday morning]]> Fri, 09 Jul 2021 16:10:43 -0500