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Working for a safe, affordable, vibrant, innovative, and interconnected city.
Seattle City Light's electricity distribution system has experienced significant
damage and our crews are working to restore service as quickly as possible. You might notice a difference in
the map showing current outages. Boundaries of the outages are not displayed. This change is necessary to keep
the map operating in a timely manner with the high volume of data generated by the large number of outages.
Information will be updated every 15 minutes. The information includes most of our service territory, but does
not include some sections, such as the Network Distribution areas in Downtown, First Hill and the University
When outages occur our crews work to restore service as quickly as possible. This map shows the current
outages in our system, including the estimated times for restoration of service. Information will be
updated every 15 minutes. The information includes most of our service territory but does not include
some sections such as the Network Distribution areas in Downtown, First Hill and the University District.
Disclaimer: The outage data posted on this web site is based on estimates and projections, and no representation
is made that the posted materials are comprehensive or free from error or fit for any particular purpose or use.
Please note that during emergency or large outage situations, the data available may be limited, delayed or not
totally accurate, as circumstances are constantly changing. Although Seattle City Light will post the best data
that is readily available, the outage information is provided "as is" without any guarantee or warrantee of any
kind, expressed or implied. City Light does not warrant or assume any legal liability or responsibility for the
reliance, use, accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information. Use of this website is permitted subject
to the above disclaimers.
Our System Status Map is currently down while we complete some necessary maintenance on our computer systems.
We apologize for the inconvenience and are working to restore service as soon as possible.