Hurricane Michael: Communication Service Provider status

Mike Hammett nanog at
Mon Oct 15 13:25:42 UTC 2018

" Note: although the FCC encourages independent ISPs to report outages, none have." 

Where to? 

Mike Hammett 
Intelligent Computing Solutions 

Midwest Internet Exchange 

The Brothers WISP 

----- Original Message -----

From: "Sean Donelan" <sean at> 
To: nanog at 
Sent: Friday, October 12, 2018 3:09:07 PM 
Subject: Re: Hurricane Michael: Communication Service Provider status 

Note: although the FCC encourages independent ISPs to report outages, none 

13 fatalities reported as of 10/12/2018 

Public Safety Answering Points (9-1-1) outages: 
16 Public Safety Answering Points rerouted 

Florida: Bay, Franklin, Gadsden, Gulf, Jackson, Liberty 

Electric grid outages: 

Alabama: 25,652 customers (1.01%) 
Florida: 351,433 customers (3.34%) 
Georgia: 304,862 customers (6.44%) 
North Carolina: 492,058 customers (9.94%) 
South Carolina: 7,422 customers (0.29%) 
Virginia 523,304 customers (13.92%) 

Florida Counties with more than 90% customers outage: 
Bradford (91%), Calhoun (100%), Franklin (97%), Gadsden (100%), Gulf 
(99%), Holmes (93%), Jackson (100%), Liberty (100%), Washington (100%) 

Airport status: 

All commercial airports have re-opened. Various temporary flight 
restrictions announced in NOTAMs. 

Sea port status: 

Panama City, FL closed 
Wilmington, NC closed 

Retail fuel stations (out of fuel, power or both): 

6.3% of all Florida stations closed 
41% of Florida panhandle stations closed 
3.2% of Georgia stations closed 
1.7% of Alabama stations closed 

NOAA Weather Radio transmitters out of service (hurricane area): 

Columbus, AL 
Talahassee, FL 
Sneads, FL 
Westville, FL 
East Point, FL 
Panama City, FL 
Pelham, GA 
Lafayette, LA 
New Bern, NC 
Henderson, NC 

Cellular Service (more than 50% out of service): 

Bay County, FL (72.8%) 238 sites out of service 
Gadsden County, FL (58.10%) 36 sites out of service 
Gulf County, FL (65.20%) 15 sites out of service 
Washington County, FL (56.40%) 22 sites out of service 

Cable systems and Wireline subscriber reported outages (likely more, since 
customers may not have reported problems yet, e.g. no outages reported in 

Alabama: 18,244 
Florida: 252,748 
Georgia: 103,755 


4 TV stations out of service 
27 FM stations out of service 
5 AM stations out of service 

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