PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — With rain sweeping through and strong winds expected in Oregon and Southwest Washington Monday, power was knocked out in some places and there is a possibility for more widespread outages throughout the region before the weather improves.
- You can stay up to date with current outage numbers:
- Pacific Power
- Clark Public Utilities
- Tillamook Public Utilities
Several outages were reported Monday morning. One larger outage began Sunday night in Newberg when a tree fell on a powerline. At 1:45 p.m., PGE reported 41 active outages affecting 2113 customers. The biggest of those affected more than 1000 customers just north of Wilsonville.
In Gladstone and Jenny’s Landing a large outage affected over 2000 customers earlier Monday. The outage led to all Gladstone schools being canceled on Monday, however, the cause of the outage is currently unknown.
Stay tuned as we bring updates to this story.