October 9: Interactive Maps and Information About PG&E Power Outages

PG&E is keeping an eye on 30 of 58 counties in California for a possible power shut-off due to a “severe wind event” forecast for tomorrow and Thursday. GET THE FULL STORY HERE

GET THE INTERACTIVE MAP HERE!!  (Current Outages)

SECOND INTERACTIVE MAP (Outage possibility zones)

TIPS TO PREPARE FOR A BLACKOUT

SAFETY HANDOUT WITH SOME GREAT TIPS AND IDEAS!!

 

School districts are preparing for the power shutoff, with many deciding to preemptively close.

Many of those are in the North Bay, but also include Oakland Unified School District.

UC Berkeley has also canceled classes, but the campus will remain open.

School districts say they will notify parents before closures are put in place.

Here is a list:

Alexander Valley (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Alum Rock Union School District in San Jose (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Bennett Valley Union School District (closed Wednesday)

Cloverdale Unified School District (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Cotati-Rohnert Park Unified School District (closed Wednesday)

Geyserville Unified School District (closed Wednesday)

Mark West Union School District (closed Wednesday with a projected closure Thursday)

Merritt College (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Mills College (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Napa Valley Unified School District (closed Wednesday and Thursday)

Oakland Unified School District (Skyline High School only, closed Wednesday)

San Leandro Unified School District (closed Wednesday)

Santa Rosa City Schools (select schools closed on Wednesday)

Santa Rosa Junior College (closed Wednesday)

Solano Community College (closed Wednesday)

Sonoma Valley Unified School District (closed Wednesday through Friday)

UC Berkeley (classes canceled Wednesday; campus open with “li