Planned Outage Impacting Moses Lake Area - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Planned Outage Impacting Moses Lake Area

EPHRATA, Wash. – On Friday, December 16, Grant PUD customers in the Moses Lake area will experience a sustained power outage from approximately 2:00 a.m. - 4:30 a.m.

During this time crews will be working to reconfigure transmission lines and enhance reliability in advance of cold winter weather.

Specific Moses Lake areas impacted include: north from Alder Street Fill including Stratford Road commercial area extending to county Road 16 N.E., Cascade Valley, the base area and customers north of Highway 17 and along Road 4 N.E.

Customers with medically sensitive electronic needs should call customer service at (509) 766-2505 and begin making appropriate arrangements. We appreciate your patience as our crews work to safely restore service. If extreme winter weather occurs in this timeframe, the outage may be rescheduled.

Grant PUD offers these helpful tips to help prepare for winter outages:

  • Never use candles for lighting. Only use flashlights for emergency lighting.
  • Do not use barbeques, gas stoves or generators inside your home or basement. Always keep these fuel-burning devices outdoors.
  • Turn off and unplug all sensitive electrical equipment.
  • Avoid opening the refrigerator or freezer.
  • Turn off the furnace, appliances and all but one light. Wait at least 10 minutes afterpower is restored before turning these items back on.
  •   For details on an extended area outage, follow us on Twitter (@Grant PUD) on your mobile device
  • Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>>

  • "My son was just gone": mother of kidnapped baby speaks out about online danger

    "My son was just gone": mother of kidnapped baby speaks out about online danger

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 12:30 AM EST2017-11-21 05:30:18 GMT
    Police say Fern Littlecalf kidnapped a babyPolice say Fern Littlecalf kidnapped a baby

    SPOKANE, Wash.- The mother of a 6-month old baby who was kidnapped as part of an elaborate online scam is speaking out, urging everyone to be careful who they meet on the internet.  Lekeisha Johnson, from Kennewick, says she thought she'd been in a relationship with a man for weeks, but then she found out that her supposed boyfriend never existed in the first place. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash.- The mother of a 6-month old baby who was kidnapped as part of an elaborate online scam is speaking out, urging everyone to be careful who they meet on the internet.  Lekeisha Johnson, from Kennewick, says she thought she'd been in a relationship with a man for weeks, but then she found out that her supposed boyfriend never existed in the first place. 

    >>
  • SUV driver crashes into De Leon Foods and then takes off

    SUV driver crashes into De Leon Foods and then takes off

    Tuesday, November 21 2017 10:20 AM EST2017-11-21 15:20:29 GMT
    Courtesy De Leon FoodsCourtesy De Leon Foods

    SPOKANE, Wash.- Spokane Police are looking for the person who crashed into De Leon Foods on Francis in north Spokane. 

    >>

    SPOKANE, Wash.- Spokane Police are looking for the person who crashed into De Leon Foods on Francis in north Spokane. 

    >>
  • Can you prank your mom? 'The 25 pound turkey challenge'

    Can you prank your mom? 'The 25 pound turkey challenge'

    Wednesday, December 21 2016 2:36 PM EST2016-12-21 19:36:25 GMT

    KHQ.COM - Most mothers can only hope by the time their children grow up and move out of the house, they've learned all the necessary things to be a successful adult, including the basic knowledge that a turkey must be cooked in an oven, or perhaps in a smoker... NOT in a microwave. For this reason a new prank-challenge going around on Facebook is resulting in some hilarious text conversations between mothers and their grown children.

    >>

    KHQ.COM - Most mothers can only hope by the time their children grow up and move out of the house, they've learned all the necessary things to be a successful adult, including the basic knowledge that a turkey must be cooked in an oven, or perhaps in a smoker... NOT in a microwave. For this reason a new prank-challenge going around on Facebook is resulting in some hilarious text conversations between mothers and their grown children.

    >>
HD DOPPLER 6i
/