power outages

Thousands in Langley are left without power on Wednesday, Jan. 13 as a result of the windstorm. (BC Hydro)

Strong winds result in school closures, leave thousands in Langley without power

School district asks public to monitor its website for updates

 

Heavy snow falls as people walk on the Simon Fraser University campus, in Burnaby, B.C., on Monday, Dec. 21, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

BC Hydro says 240,000 customers hit by province’s first winter storm

It says crews have been working around the clock since then

 

A crew truck was looking for downed power lines on 240 Street in Langley’s Otter area on Tuesday morning, Dec. 22. A winter storm that dumped wet snow on Langley caused multiple electrical outages. (Dan Ferguson/Langley Advance Times)

Township fire respond to 200 calls as first winter storm hits Langley

A number of road closures remain in effect

 

Power outage in Aldergrove (Screenshot)

A fallen tree cuts power for more than 700 Langley Township residents

BC Hydro crews are working to restore power in Aldergrove, Otter area

Power outage in Aldergrove (Screenshot)
Helium balloons in Vernon, a hungry bear outside Nakusp and busy beavers in Dawson Creek top BC Hydro’s list of most memorable causes of power outages in 2020. (BC Hydro photo)

BC Hydro’s top 10 memorable outages of 2020

Helium balloons in Vernon and a hungry bear near Nakusp top BC Hydro’s list

Helium balloons in Vernon, a hungry bear outside Nakusp and busy beavers in Dawson Creek top BC Hydro’s list of most memorable causes of power outages in 2020. (BC Hydro photo)
More than 2,300 BC Hydro customers in Langley were without power as a windstorm moved through the community on Nov. 30, 2020. (BC Hydro)

UPDATE: Power restored to 2,300 hydro customers caused by windstorm Langley

Three separate outages were reported related to weather

More than 2,300 BC Hydro customers in Langley were without power as a windstorm moved through the community on Nov. 30, 2020. (BC Hydro)
Nearly, 1,300 BC Hydro customers in Langley are without power Friday morning after a report of wires down. (BC Hydro)
Nearly, 1,300 BC Hydro customers in Langley are without power Friday morning after a report of wires down. (BC Hydro)
Nearly 4,000 BC Hydro customers in Langley are without power as a windstorm moves through the community on Nov. 17, 2020. (BC Hydro)
Nearly 4,000 BC Hydro customers in Langley are without power as a windstorm moves through the community on Nov. 17, 2020. (BC Hydro)
Township firefighters blocked traffic to this residential street in Aldergrove after the wind storm on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020 knocked a tree down onto the road. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)

Crews manage aftermath of windstorm in Langley, seven power outages remain

Township firefighters received 19 calls due to the weather

Township firefighters blocked traffic to this residential street in Aldergrove after the wind storm on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020 knocked a tree down onto the road. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)
BC Hydro crews are investigating three outages in Langley on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020. (BC Hydro)
BC Hydro crews are investigating three outages in Langley on Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020. (BC Hydro)
The first storm of the fall season moves through Langley on Sept. 24, 2020. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)

VIDEO: Fall storm hits Langley, leaves hundreds without power

Risk of thunderstorm remain in Thursday forecast

The first storm of the fall season moves through Langley on Sept. 24, 2020. (Joti Grewal/Langley Advance Times)
Nearly 1,300 BC Hydro customers were without power Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. Crews were on scene repairing a damaged power pole after a crash. (Google Maps)
Nearly 1,300 BC Hydro customers were without power Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020. Crews were on scene repairing a damaged power pole after a crash. (Google Maps)
More than 1,600 customers of BC Hydro were left without power Tuesday, July 7, 2020 around 3 p.m. as a result of what the utility described as an industrial accident. (BC Hydro graphic)
More than 1,600 customers of BC Hydro were left without power Tuesday, July 7, 2020 around 3 p.m. as a result of what the utility described as an industrial accident. (BC Hydro graphic)