The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

The Wire

Energy news from Omaha Public Power District

Tag: weather

General

President approves disaster declaration for July storms

OPPD is eligible for federal reimbursement for damage from the hurricane-force winds that caused the utility's largest outage.

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General

There are some new dates in our biggest storms list

This infographic looks at the 10 biggest storms OPPD has faced based on power outages. The most destructive ones may surprise you.

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Working for You

Story of a storm restoration

The July 10, 2021 thunderstorm caused a record number of outages for OPPD. Here are some highlights from the restoration, which continues today.

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How Does That Work?

Graphic: Learn about the different types of clouds

The appearance of those clouds in the sky can preview the weather forecast.

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Working for You

Be ‘weather-ready’ during Severe Weather Awareness Week.

Statewide tornado drill resume this year, the National Weather Service wants everyone to know how to keep themselves safe during severe weather.

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Tips

Be prepared during Flooding Awareness Month

Eastern Nebraska is no stranger to flooding, especially in March. Follow these simple tips and resources to keep your family safe.

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