Oncor: Wednesday Morning Storms Cause Power Outages Across North TexasStrong storms and heavy rain on Wednesday morning brought damaging winds and frequent lightning that resulted in tens of thousands across the Metroplex losing power.
ONCOR Says 27,000 Outages Remain From Freezing Temps, Lack Of Generation ImpactsAs of Friday morning Feb. 19, there are 27,000 remaining outages from the cold weather and lack of generation impacts experienced earlier this week.
ONCOR Says 150,000 North Texans Still Without Power, 'Recognizes Hardships'There are currently 150,000 remaining Oncor customers without power, according to a release from the electric utility.
ERCOT President Welcomes Investigation Into Mass Power Outages In TexasGovernor Greg Abbott is ordering an investigation into ERCOT, which oversees the state's electric grid, to determine what caused the mass power outage problem we’re seeing across Texas.
'My Face Is Freezing': North Texans Share Misery Of Lengthy Power Outages“This is not a rolling blackout, this is a blackout,” says Stephanie Randall. “I don’t know where rolling came from because there’s no rolling over here.”
Fort Worth Extends Boil Water Notice To Northern Third Of City, Will Last Until WednesdayFort Worth is extending its boil water notice due to rolling power outages impacting the city’s ability to treat and move water to customers.
Millions Of Texans Remain Without Power After Record Cold TempsNearly 4 million homes and businesses were without power early Tuesday in Texas, where temperatures dipped into the single digits overnight.
Oncor Says It's Responding To 2 Power Emergencies In Getting Electricity Back On"These blackouts are no longer rolling blackouts," said Fort Worth Mayor Betsy Price in a video on Facebook. "They are continued and sustained in many places and may be for some time to come."
Oncor Asks All Customers To Prepare For Power Outages Lasting 'Extended Period Of Time'Oncor, which delivers electricity to much of North Texas, said the length of controlled power outages were "significantly extended" due to the severe winter weather conditions.
Non-Essential Businesses Urged To Conserve Power As Outages Continue Throughout North TexasAs the historically cold temperatures and power outages continue throughout North Texas, non-essential businesses are being urged to conserve electricity in addition to residents at their homes.
Downed Power Lines Shutdown Parts Of Highway 26 In North Richland HillsDowned power lines closed part of a roadway in North Richland Hills on Thursday.
High Winds Lead To Hundreds Of Power Outages In MetroplexOncor workers braved freezing temperatures Monday evening to restore power to neighborhoods.
Reopening Of Major North-South Roads Shut Down By Tornado Is Big Priority For DallasThe city of Dallas hopes to reopen some of its major north-south roads shut down by the EF-3 tornado that slammed parts of the city this weekend.
Community Comes Together To Help Clean Richardson Tornado DamageFor many in Richardson, the terror of last night revealed a morning filled with both destruction and human decency.
Severe Weather Downs Trees, Causes Power Outages And Airport Ground StopSome North Texans were greeted by remnants of storm damage Friday morning.