MONTEREY, Calif-- Power outages are being reported all across the Monterey Peninsula.
Some homes and businesses are also reporting they have ne running water.
Some businesses in the Cypress shopping center in Monterey say they have been forced to close their businesses until the power is restored.
Police are advising people to be careful on the roadways because traffic lights are not working. They say drivers should treat each intersection as a four-way stop.
Central Coast News is waiting to hear back from PG&E crews as to what caused the outages.