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Outage Information

Current Outages

When severe weather causes an outage, all available crews are dispatched to restore service as long as it is safe to do so. Updates are provided on our Facebook and Twitter pages as more information becomes available.

Outage Map

Check our outage map to get the latest information on power outages in your area. If your power goes out, report the outage by calling 800-638-3278.

Planned power outage for Hosmer, South Dakota customers

There will be a planned power outage for customers in Hosmer, SD on Tuesday, December 11th, beginning at 1:30pm and lasting until approximately 3:00pm. This outage is necessary while MDU crews perform needed maintenance on a transmission line. Montana-Dakota recommends that customers take time to prepare for this outage by backing up and shutting down computers and other electronic equipment. We appreciate your patience during this outage.

Planned power outage for Forsyth, Rosebud, and Hathaway, Montana customers

There will be a planned power outage for customers in Forsyth, Rosebud, and Hathaway, MT on Tuesday, December 11th, beginning at 4:00am and lasting until approximately 4:30am. This outage is necessary while MDU crews perform needed maintenance. Montana-Dakota recommends that customers take time to prepare for this outage by backing up and shutting down computers and other electronic equipment. We appreciate your patience during this outage.

Planned power outage for Regent, North Dakota customers – including the farm line east of Regent

There will be a planned power outage for customers in Regent, ND on Wednesday, December 12th, beginning at 4:30am and lasting until approximately 6:00am. This outage will include the farm line east of Regent. The outage is necessary while MDU crews perform needed repairs to the transmission line and Regent MDU substation. Montana-Dakota recommends that customers take time to prepare for this outage by backing up and shutting down computers and other electronic equipment. We appreciate your patience during this outage.

Useful Electrical and Gas Service Outage Information

Montana-Dakota provides electric and gas services to communities throughout the region and occasionally service interruptions occur.  Service interruptions are either scheduled or unscheduled occurrences that affect the availability of gas or electric resources to our customers.  If you experience a gas or electrical service emergency please contact Montana-Dakota by phone, 24 hours a day by calling 800-638-3278.

Montana-Dakota’s Safety and Education web pages provide additional information to assist customers with understanding how to respond to various utility events.  Please, take a few moments to familiarize yourself with the helpful information on our Safety and Education web pages.

 

Storm Information

The world’s weather is an incredibly complex and amazing wonder of nature.  Unfortunately, sometimes the weather affects the infrastructure that Montana-Dakota uses to provide customers with access to resources.  We have put together the following list of web resources to help our customers understand and prepare for various weather related events.

 

General Weather Links

Agency Links

State Emergency Management Links