This is the second public safety shutdown in a row that PG & E launched this week. The shutdown affects seven counties: Butte, Napa, Nevada, Placer, Plumas, Sonoma and Yuba, the company said in a press release.
According to PG & E, the shutdown should begin early in the morning, and the windy weather conditions are expected to continue until Wednesday lunchtime.
"After the dry and windy weather has passed and it is non-hazardous, the PG & E crews will most likely undergo a visual inspection every mile of our power lines on Tuesday morning to ensure that they are free from damage and safely supplied with power can." Elsewhere in the state of Southern California, Edison has 1