Power Outages Affect Motherlode During and After Storm
The weather is affecting electricity all across the Motherlode.
Pacific Gas and Electric reports outages all across Tuolumne and Calaveras County.
TUOLUMNE COUNTY POWER FAILURES (as of 3:45pm Wednesday)
Twain Harte – 2000 customers
Sonora – 1300 customers
Mi Wuk – 185 customers
Jamestown – 3 customers
CALAVERAS COUNTY POWER FAILURES (as of 3:45pm Wednesday)
Angels Camp – 260 customers
Copperopolis – 2100 customers
Valley Springs – 1400 customers
Murphys – 600 customers
Spokeswoman Emily Barnett says it´s hard to predict when service will be restored to PG&E customers, and the inclement weather makes it even more difficult. Repair crews have been working on the situation since last night, and they hope most customers will again have electricity by Wednesday evening.