OAKVILLE, Wash. – Grays Harbor PUD plans to conduct a planned power outage impacting about 65 customers located in the area of Highway 12 near Oakville from milepost 33.28 (just north of Cedar Creek Road) to Cedar Street. The outage is scheduled for Thursday, April 26, 2012 beginning at 10am and lasting about 6 hours. The purpose for the outage is to install equipment to improve system reliability. Customers in the planned outage area are being notified by letter.
Customers within the planned outage area are advised to protect sensitive electronic equipment such as computers, televisions, and microwaves by unplugging those items and leaving them disconnected until power is fully restored. In addition, customers are advised that the length of the outage (6 hours) is an estimate and power could be restored at anytime. Therefore, please take necessary precautions if there are plans to do electrical work or repairs during that period of time.