PG&E Power Shutoff

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PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by TahoeJeff » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:17 pm

Are all you HST members in the affected areas ready for no electricity?


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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by rlown » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:19 pm

Yes. Just another adventure in using the camp stove if need be, and filtering the water from my pool.
I love threats. If they do shut off power, the roads will be a mess so just sit tight and wait to see what happens.

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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by maverick » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:27 pm

Hoping it doesn't happen, and if it does, it will be back on quickly, we have thousands of dollar's of food in our freezer's and refrigerators, which will only last for so long. :(
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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by c9h13no3 » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:30 pm

maverick wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:27 pm
Hoping it doesn't happen, and if it does, it will be back on quickly, we have thousands of dollar's of food in our freezer's and refrigerators, which will only last for so long. :(
Cookout at Mav's!! :derp:
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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by TahoeJeff » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:32 pm

Not a bad time to be a generator salesperson....
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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by rlown » Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:33 pm

I just got confirmation via nixle that parts of my county will shut power starting at midnight. Not sure if that means me yet, and I won't know until at least 2am when I get up to pee. Cell phone is charged. headlamp next to my bed.

A generator will probably start a fire after the power goes out with an extension cord debacle.

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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by TahoeJeff » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:30 pm

maverick wrote:
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:27 pm
food
Not only that, how about folks with aquariums?
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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by rlown » Tue Oct 08, 2019 7:33 pm

12 volt aerator run from a car battery, or a straw.
More worried about those with electrical medical gear.

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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by dave54 » Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:04 am

Not here. Outside the zone.
If it comes to pass, I have generators, firewood, propane, et al.
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Re: PG&E Power Shutoff

Post by c9h13no3 » Wed Oct 09, 2019 9:22 am

EDIT: Nope, I'm good. Not in the outage zone.
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