Outages

Tuesday, April 28th, 9:00am to 2:30pm – There is a planned power outage on Orcas Island on Deer Harbor Road from Ralph Gott Road to Pole Pass Road, this will also include Big Double Island and the Four Winds Area. This outage is for system maintenance and upgrades. If you have any questions please call the office at 360-376-3500.

Friday, April 17th, 10:30pm: Power has been restored to the Raccoon Point and Windfall area of Orcas Island.

Friday, April 17th, 8:20pm: We are currently experiencing a power outage on Orcas Island in the Raccoon Point and Windfall area. Our crew has been dispatched and there is no estimated time of restoration. We will update this website if we receive more information.

Thursday, April 16th, 9:00am to 2:30pm – There is a planned outage on Orcas Island in the Pole Pass area from 9:00am to 2:30pm. This outage is for system maintenance and pole replacement.

To report an outage, please call 376-3599

After hours, outage calls are answered by the Sheriff’s Dispatch Center and OPALCO crews are 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.

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.

More information on 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.        

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