Planned Power Outage On Blakely Island: There is a planned power outage on Blakely Island on Thursday, May 30th from 8:00am to 12:00noon. This outage is for system improvement.
Planned Power Outage on Orcas Island: There is a planned power outage on Orcas Island on Wednesday, May 29th, from 10:00am to 10:15am. This outage will affect the Olga area and everyone East of of Olga, including Obstruction Island and Sea Acres. This outage is for system improvement.
An excellent resource for emergency preparedness is the San Juan County Department of Emergency Management. Check out their resources for being prepared.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 sensitive electronics and equipment off at the surge protector, or unplug them completely – and keep a flashlight handy. Click links for more information on surge protection, to learn how to prepare for an outage and what to do during an outage.
Before calling to report an outage, please check your fuses or circuit breakers at the electrical panel and check with neighbors to see if their power is out.
To report an outage, please call 376-3599
After hours, outage calls are answered by the Sheriff’s Dispatch Center and OPALCO crews alerted. Information and updates on outages will be 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.