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Power outage affects 5,000-plus in MV

Original post made on Nov 12, 2013

As many as many as 5,500 PG&E customers had their power knocked out in Mountain View this afternoon, a utility spokesman said.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Monday, November 11, 2013, 4:42 PM

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Posted by Lex Luthor
a resident of Blossom Valley
on Nov 12, 2013 at 6:03 am

That looks like the Phantom Zone from Superman 2.


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Posted by clock setter
a resident of Rex Manor
on Nov 12, 2013 at 2:22 pm

Seems like power has been out more than usual the last 6 months (when the weather is not an issue). A while back I had two messages from PG&E about an outage that day, but no outage until the next day plus the day after. Spending a lot of time resetting clocks lately.


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Posted by Old Coot
a resident of Rex Manor
on Nov 13, 2013 at 6:48 am

And just a reminder...
When the traffic signals aren't working, it's a 4-Way STOP sign. Not a yield or a go like h3ll 'cause it ain't a red signal.
And you can go after you come to a complete stop. May be a looooonnnngggg time for the green to light up.


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Posted by PhilC
a resident of Cuesta Park
on Nov 13, 2013 at 7:40 am

MV had a brownout in a different area (I'm on Rich Avenue by El Monte/ECR) from 8 pm to maybe 10. It was a major concern to my appliances which kept switching on/off. Finally powered down on everything and turned in early.


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