Category: Inclement Weather

N.C. ELECTRIC COOPERATIVES STAND READY FOR ARTHUR, ENCOURAGE SAFETY

RALEIGH, N.C. (July 3, 2014, 10:00 a.m.) – North Carolina’s electric cooperatives stand ready to respond if power outages result from Hurricane Arthur, which is forecasted to bring heavy rain and strong winds to coastal North Carolina counties Thursday night into Friday afternoon. Local electric cooperative crews, equipment and vehicles… Read More»

Electrical Safety Precautions During Disasters

Electrical Safety Precautions During Disasters At the peak of a storm’s fury, it may be hard to think of the electrical safety precautions you should take, but it is necessary to do in order to ensure you and your family’s safety and well being. By following these electrical safety precautions… Read More»

Hazardous Weather for our Service Territory May 15th

The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a Hazardous Weather Outlook today, May 15.  We will be carefully monitoring this weather system and are prepared for potential power outages.  Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration crews are always on-site and can begin restoration work… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory for Thursday & Friday, March 6-7th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Winter Weather Update for Thursday, January 30th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Winter Weather Update for Wednesday, January 29th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we serve, restoration… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Update for Tuesday, January 28th

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather advisory. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather system and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Beginning This Afternoon

URGENT – WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE RALEIGH NC 449 AM EST TUE JAN 21 2014 …LIGHT SNOW ACCUMULATIONS EXPECTED LATE THIS AFTERNOON INTO THE EVENING… TEMPERATURES WILL CRASH THIS AFTERNOON AND EVENING AS AN ARCTIC FRONT MOVES THROUGH THE AREA. RAIN WILL RAPIDLY CHANGE TO LIGHT SNOW LATE… Read More»

Winter Weather Advisory Update

Piedmont Electric is on standby and ready to restore power as quickly as possible if outages should occur as a result of this winter weather advisory. We are carefully monitoring this winter weather system and are prepared for possible power outages. Because Piedmont Electric is located in the communities we… Read More»