A Quarter-Million SoCal Edison Customers Could See Power Shutoffs Due To Santa Ana WindsCities including Simi Valley, Thousands Oaks, Santa Clarita, Rancho Cucamonga and Riverside are at risk of seeing precautionary power shutoffs due to the risk that powerful winds could down trees and power lines, sparking wildfires.
A Christmas Miracle: Power Restored To Thousands After Precautionary Shutoffs Due To Santa Ana WindsResidents rushed out to buy generators to keep the lights on and keep their holiday food from spoiling.
Thousands Without Power As Santa Ana Winds Pummel SouthlandAs of early Tuesday, nearly 60,000 SoCal Edison customers were without electricity due to the precautionary power shutoffs
Thousands Of SoCal Edison Customers Without Power Amid Red Flag ConditionsSoCal Edison began shutting off power to customers Wednesday afternoon as a Red Flag warning went into effect for much of Southern California.
Residents Say Their Cell Phones Couldn't Alert Them Of Bond Fire Due To Public Safety Power ShutoffSome residents in those areas said they had no idea the Bond Fire was burning until neighbors alerted them by pounding on their front doors or they saw the glow of the flames from their windows.
Another Round Of Santa Ana Winds Could Knock Out Power To Thousands Across SoCalThe strong winds, extremely low humidity and dry conditions, coupled with temperatures in the 70s, will create conditions ripe for wildfires.
SoCal Edison Begins Shutting Off Power In LA, Ventura CountiesSoCal Edison began shutting off power to thousands of customers on Thanksgiving Day as a precautionary move because of a powerful Santa Ana wind event which has hiked the wildfire risk in the region.
SoCal Edison Could Shut Off Power To 88K Customers On Thanksgiving Due To Santa Ana WindsSome of the cities which could be effected include Santa Clarita, Moorpark, Simi Valley, Sylmar, San Fernando, Azusa, Rancho Cucamonga and Banning.
Suspicious Powder Evacuates SoCal Edison Building In IrwindaleHazmat teams tested the substance and determined it to be "benign" with "no public health risk."
Thousands Of SoCal Edison Customers Still Without Power Due To Precautionary ShutoffsDespite the efforts, SCE notified state regulators that its equipment may have potentially sparked the Silverado Fire east of Irvine.
Thousands Of SoCal Edison Customers Without Power In Simi Valley, Jurupa ValleySouthern California Edison put 127,550 customers on notice Sunday that their power could be shut off due to high-risk wildfire conditions.