Several power outages reported

Posted at 1:18 AM, Feb 02, 2019

Several small power outages have been reported around the Central Coast.  The largest is affecting 258 people north of Nipomo.  According to PG&E, the outage was reported just after 11:30.  A crew has been assigned but no cause has been determined.  There is also not estimate for when power may be restored.

In Orcutt, 86 people remain without power.  PG&E reported 186 earlier in the evening.  Still no estimate for when the remaining customers’ power will be restored.  Crews in the area say equipment problems led to the outage.

Another 62 customers are without power in Santa Maria.  Crews are blaming that outage on the weather.  There is no estimate as to when power will be restored in that area.