Major Power Outage Events

This page lists out some of the Major events that this site has captured, and gives brief stats on how the events effected the power grid. Recovery Dates shows how long it took to repair 99% of all affected customers.

Snow Storm Benji

Event: 2017/12/07 - 2017/12/09
Recovery: 2017/12/09 - 2017/12/11

Max Outage Count 509,136

Total Affected >910,000

State Highest Outage Count
Georgia 289,167
Texas 105,809
Louisiana 104,261

Outage Summary Link

Bombogenesis Storm

Event: 2017/10/29 - 2017/10/30
Recovery: 2017/10/30 - 2017/11/03

Max Outage Count 1,815,732

State Highest Outage Count
Maine 494,924
Massachusetts 318,387
New Hampshire 274,304
Connecticut 180,642
Rhode Island 149,467

Hurricane Irma

Event: 2017/09/09 - 2017/09/11
Recovery: 2017/09/11 - 2017/09/23

Max Outage Count 7,654,461

State Highest Outage Count
Florida 6,051,232
Georgia 1,329,496
South Carolina 273,733

Outage Summary Link

Hurricane Harvey

Event: 2017/08/25 - 2017/08/29
Recovery: 2017/08/29 - 2017/09/12

Max Outage Count 309,204

State Highest Outage Count
Texas 309,204

Hurricane Matthew

Event: 2016/10/07 - 2016/10/08

Max Outage Count 1,580,000

State Highest Outage Count
Florida 850,000
South Carolina 400,000
Georgia 330,000