Welcome to the Tampa Electric Storm Center
Receive texts, emails and/or phone calls about your electric service.
We offer several convenient ways for you to report an outage.
Provides the size and location of outages and estimated restoration times.
The best way to prepare? Start early! Authorities may issue evacuation or shelter notices 48-72 hours before possible storm impact. Get ready NOW so you'll be confident and prepared when it matters.
Did you know Tampa Electric plans for Hurricane Season 365 days a year? Our teams work on infrastructure, emergency response plans and mock drills year-round so we can be ready to provide the best reliability and safety to our customers when storms hit our area.
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If authorities evacuate your area, assume your safety is at extreme risk. Double check your "Before the Storm" list and leave as soon as possible. If it is recommended and safe for you to stay in your home, be sure to:
Our team monitors storms year round. Once a major storm is in our area, every member of our team takes on a special "storm role" to take action for our customers.
Be prepared for hurricanes
As soon as it is safe to do so, our team works as hard as we can to get as many customer back into power as fast as possible. During this time:
When the storm clears, we work tirelessly to restore power – first to essential and life saving services, then to as many residents as we can, as fast as we can. Learn how we make sure power is restored efficiently and equitably for our communities here.
Learn about our restoration process
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