Where PG&E may shut off power

By Ben Welsh

Large swaths of Northern California woke up without power early Wednesday as Pacific Gas & Electric began its sweeping plan to shut off electricity to about 800,000 customers in a desperate attempt to avoid wildfires sparked by wind-damaged power equipment.

Here are the areas where PG&E says the power may potentially go out. Search an address to see if it may be affected.

Current PG&E customer outages

These are the current outages in PG&E coverage areas based on the company's data as of

City Number of outages Customers affected
(estimated)
About this story

Ben Welsh made the map with data provided by Pacific Gas and Electric.