The latest storm hitting northern California caused numerous power outages in Humboldt and adjacent counties. Strong winds and rain compounded to bring limbs and trees down on power lines causing outages ranging from Trinidad to Willits.
In the KMUD News Facebook Group a post by KMUD News Coordinator, Terri Klemetson,reported that as of 2 pm, Dec. 20, 2012, PG&E indicated that, "We have reduced the number of customers effected by outages in Eureka, Arcata, Fort Bragg, Kneeland, McKinnelyville and Trinidad as we work on making repairs to our facilities."
As of around that time the following outages, and number of customers affected, were listed by PG&E as follows:
BLUE LAKE 27
BURNT RANCH 1
FORT BRAGG 82
Total Customers-1490; Outages-42
Click here for a PG&E power outage map.