Power Outage Advisory – February 23, 2014 – 4:40PM

February 23rd, 2014

Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is reporting power outages for customers in the communities of Mings Bight, Woodstock, Pacquet, Smiths Harbour, Shoe Cove, Snooks Arm, Tilt Cove, LaScie, Round Harbour, Smiths Harbour, Burlington, Middle Arm, Brent’s Cove, Harbour Round, and Nippers Harbour.

The lines crew has not been able to identify any issues on the lines.  Therefore a terminal crew has been dispatched from Bishop’s Falls to investigate the Bottom Waters Switchyard.  They are expected to arrive at approximately 6:30pm.

An update on the status of the outage will be provided at that time. Hydro advises that there may be an extended outage for some customers.

For a full list of communities impacted, please visit our customer service outage page at

Hydro understands the inconvenience and impact on our customers and we appreciate your continued patience as we work to restore power as quickly as possible, while maintaining safety for all those involved.

Customers can get updates on the Hydro Power Outages and Emergencies (24 hrs) lineat 1‐888‐764‐9376 (1‐888‐76‐HYDRO).

Media Contact:

Jill Pitcher
Senior Communications Advisor, Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
t. 709.737.1219 / c. 709.689.9938 e.