The company, which serves about 10 million power customers across almost half of Florida, may have to physically rebuild parts of the power system, Gould said.
'SNL' hosts Dave Chappelle, Melissa McCarthy win Emmys
Despite giving audiences one of the best comedy series to hit TV, Dave Chappelle was never an Emmy award victor until now. She has been nominated several times in the category for her guest work on the live comedy sketch program.
Beyersdorf and Jensen left northern Wisconsin on Friday morning and raced to southern Florida to be in place ahead of Irma's impact. FPL lost power at its Riviera Center command center on Sunday - in the midst of a press conference - and was relying on backup generators on Monday.
Florida Power & Light says they don't have a timeline as to when you can expect to have your power back on because crews are still making an assessment of damages. A skeleton crew of workers will ride out the storm at each plant, he said. "Even underground facilities are going to be subject to outages because of flooding and storm surge".
First, they start by repairing any damage to power plants and the power lines that carry electricity from plants to the local substations. FPL has restored 1 million of those 5 million outages.
"I also want to caution all of our customers that it's very likely they will experience more than one outage during this event and prolonged outages may occur especially in areas, again, where we need to rebuild our system", he said.
Workers with Mexico's Federal Electric Commission (CFE) work to fix a fallen electrical utility pole in San Jose de los Cabos, Mexico, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014. Some of these concrete poles can withstand winds up to 145 miles per hour (233 km/h), he said.
Myanmar kills 3000 Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine
Myanmar denies Rohingya exist as an ethnic group and says those living in Rakhine are illegal migrants from Bangladesh. ARSA's declaration drew no formal response from the military or the government of Buddhist-majority Myanmar.
"We think this could be the most challenging restoration in the history of the US", McGrath said.
At its St. Lucie nuclear plant about 120 miles (190 km) north of Miami, FPL reduced power at Unit 1 because of salt buildup from Irma in the switchyard, NRC spokesman Roger Hannah said.
Next, they restore power to critical facilities, such as hospitals, police and fire stations, communication facilities, water treatment plants, transportation providers, and shelters.
After that, it begins restoring large blocks of customers, in an order where the largest amount of customers can be restored in the least amount of time.
But South Miami Mayor Philip Stoddard said he was concerned about the potential for floods to damage power generators at Turkey Point, which in turn might threaten the ability of the plant to keep spent nuclear fuel rods cool. Officials had to cool down the nuclear reactors after shutting down the plant. The plant was without external power for five days, according to the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission.
Germany's Merkel Points to Iran Talks as Model for NKorea
German officials blocked rallies connected to Turkey's referendum campaign to expand the powers of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Turkish citizens are warned to refrain from political discussions ahead of the national legislative elections of October 24.
According to a study conducted by the Mayo Clinic, keeping pets in your bedroom could actually improve your quality of sleep . Thus, further research is required to understand the association between letting your dog sleep in the bedroom or not.
The city, located on Florida's west coast, was hit by Irma around 5 p.m., and parts of the town are facing significant flooding . Disney World comprises four main parks: Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Animal Kingdom and Hollywood Studios.
The broadcast will begin at 11pm BST in the United Kingdom , so that's 3pm PST, 6pm EST and midnight on Thursday in Europe. What magic will Nintendo bring us? The company stated that there will be more content revealed for Super Mario Odyssey .
The North Central District Health Department in O'Neill says a mosquito trapped in Holt County has tested positive for the virus. In less than one per cent of cases, people develop sever neuro-invastive disease, which is potentially fatal.
The Judgealso dismissed the argument that the the number signatures did not meet the threshold stipulated in the Constitution. Consequently, the Judge held that the period would only continue to run from the date of latest ruling - Monday.
The militant group aims to oust the western-backed government in Mogadishu and drive out African Union peacekeeping troops. Al-Shabaab is fighting to create a strict Islamic state in this Horn of Africa nation.
Along Florida's Gulf Coast, neither Tampa International nor Southwest Florida International were expected to resume service. Some airlines will fly crews in Monday to prepare to resume operations the next day, officials said.
Currently, American diplomats may officially enter Russia at more entry points than Russians are allowed to enter the U.S. Russia might limit the number of American staffers allowed to travel outside the diplomatic missions' zones.
With the Jaguars' success with eating up yards with the running game, Bortles didn't have to throw the ball all over the field. Fowler and Ngakoue were both still dominating, this time Fowler kicking the ball out of Watson's hand with Ngakoue recovering.
Phillip Rivers lost Keenan Allen in the opener a year ago , and Melvin Gordon failed to finish the season with multiple injuries. Facing an opportunistic, aggressive Denver defense on Monday night, taking care of the ball obviously will be a key.
Years from the Attacks on the Twin Towers in NY
The militants had two targets, The World Trade Center in New York City and the Pentagon based just outside of Washington, DC. Bush sits at his desk in the Oval Office after addressing the nation about the terrorist attacks on NY and Washington, D.C.
Texans come out flat in loss to Jaguars
The Texans coughed it up again late in the third quarter when Watson fumbled on a sack by Fowler and Ngakoue recovered it. Watson completed 12-for-23 of his passes for 102 yards with one TD and one pick for a 60.4 rating.
Buckeyes Blitzed By Sooners
Since losing in Norman to the Buckeyes last season, the Sooners have won 11 straight, the nation's current longest streak. Oklahoma owned Ohio State , and Mayfield showed the whole dang state up right in the middle of the school's O logo.
USA Dominates GB&I To Win Walker Cup
And it is just wonderful for these guys to play at the very top of amateur golf, it's great for their career. Morikawa teamed with Xiong, who's from Canyon Lake, to win foursomes matches Saturday and Sunday mornings.