BREAKING NEWS Kitchen fire damages home in Cottage Grove Full Story

Major power outage reported north of Florence

As storms moved in Thursday morning, thousands of Central Lincoln PUD customers lost power.

Posted: Nov 22, 2018 12:28 PM
Updated: Nov 26, 2018 11:01 AM

FLORENCE, Ore. -- At one point, as many as 4,500 customers were without power Thursday morning along Lane County's coast. 

The major outage was reported as heavy rain and strong winds moved onshore. 

Power crews are working to figure out the cause of the outage. At last check, they believe a fallen tree could be to blame, according to Central Lincoln PUD.

This is a developing story. Refresh this web report for updates. For a look at Central Lincoln PUD's live outage map, click here.

Article Comments

Eugene
Clear
57° wxIcon
Hi: 63° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 57°
Corvallis
Overcast
58° wxIcon
Hi: 61° Lo: 52°
Feels Like: 58°
Roseburg
Few Clouds
60° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 53°
Feels Like: 60°
North Bend
Broken Clouds
59° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 55°
Feels Like: 59°
KEZI Radar
KEZI Temperatures
KEZI Planner

LATEST FORECAST

Community Events