Thursday, October 8th 2015, 3:00: Power has been restored to all but four locations on Decatur. Estimated restoration time is 5:00pm.
Thursday, October 8th 2015, 12:30: The Crew is on Decatur and have gotten a few locations back in power and continue working.
Thursday, October 8th, 2015 10:00: We are currently experiencing an outage on the North West portion of Decatur Island. The crew is on route and we will update as information is available.
Thursday, October 8th, 2015 9:00am: The planned outage in the Olga and Rosario area of Orcas Island has been rescheduled to Monday, October 12th from 9:00am to 9:30am.
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015: Power has been restored to the Cedar Hill, Calypso Ln and Enchanted Forest Dr area.
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 7:05pm: Our crew continues to work on restoring power to the Cedar Hill, Calypso Ln and Enchanted Forest Rd areas of Orcas Island. Estimated restoration time is approximately 10:30pm.
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 5:20pm: There is currently an outage on Orcas Island along Mt Baker starting at Seaview, Blanchard to Camp Orkila and Enchanted Forest to the Hardware store. Crews are on site. Information will be updated as it becomes available.
Wednesday, October 7th, 2015 10:00am: There is a five minute outage today in the Portland Fair area of San Juan Island from 1:00pm to 1:05pm. This outage is for system repair.
Monday, October 5th, 2015 1:30pm: There is a planned outage in the Olga and Rosario area of Orcas Island on Thursday, October 8th, from 10:00am to 10:30am. This outage is for system maintenance.
Saturday, October 2nd, 2015 11am: CenturyLink reports that all voice and DSL service is restored.
Saturday, October 2nd, 2015 8:30am: CenturyLink is having an outage of voice and DSL services throughout San Juan County due to a fire incident on the mainland. Restoration efforts are underway with some areas in service as of 10:00am. No estimate on total restoration at this time.
Tuesday, September 29th, 2015 2:00pm: There is a planned outage on Lopez Island in the Agate Beach area on Thursday, October 1st, from 10:00am till 12:00 noon. This outage is for system maintenance.
To report an outage, please call 376-3599
After hours, select option 1 to hear a list of known outages or select option 2 to report an outage to the Sheriff’s Dispatch Center and OPALCO crews are alerted. Information and updates on outages are posted on this page and on the OPALCO voicemail as available. If asked to leave a message, please include your name, phone number and physical address.
- Members are responsible for their own equipment and OPALCO encourages all members to install surge protection to safeguard electronic, computer and other sensitive equipment and appliances. To prepare for an outage, members may want to turn off at the surge protector, or unplug them completely all sensitive electronics and equipment, and keep a flashlight handy.
- Read more about surge protection. Learn how to prepare for an outage and what to do during an outage.
- Another excellent resource for emergency preparedness is the San Juan County Department of Emergency Management. Check out their resources for being prepared.