UPDATE NOV. 30, 8:51 a.m.: Heavy rains hit the Tri-Cities again Friday morning, causing a mudslide in Niles Canyon, knocking out power and causing flooding in various areas throughout Fremont, Newark and Union City.
To stay updated, keep this page bookmarked and check the links below. For regional storm updates, click here.
Power outages throughout the region are often listed on PG&E's Power Outage Map featured on pge.com. To go directly to the map, click here.
PG&E urges customers to report power outages by calling 800-743-5002. Any downed power lines should be reported by calling 9-1-1.
For information on how to prepare for and how to report flooding conditions, visit the following links:
To prevent flooding, sandbags are available to residents in the Tri-Cities.
Find out where to get sandbags in Union City and what areas are the most prone to flooding here.
Sandbags are available at various locations throughout Newark. Click here for more details.
If a tree is knocked down, residents are encouraged to report them to the following departments:
- In Fremont, call the City of Fremont's Maintenance Services Department at 510-979-5700. Click here for a full list of numbers to call, including services needed for storm drains and traffic signals.
- In Newark, call the City of Newark's Maintenance Division at 510-578-4806.
- In Union City, call the City of Union City's Public Works Department at 510-675-5305.
Check local traffic by clicking the following links:
- Power Outage in Fremont and Union City
This report will be updated with all storm-related news items as they occur. Check back on Patch for updates.
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