5 p.m. UPDATE: Power Outage in Shoreline

Seattle City Light crews are nearing completion of repairs to the damaged underground cable in Shoreline and expect to have all customers back in service about 6 p.m.

Seattle City Light crews are nearing completion of repairs to the damaged underground cable in Shoreline and expect to have all customers back in service about 6 p.m.

The outage started about noon today and initially affected about 2,800 homes and businesses. Crews isolated the damage, reduce the number of affected customers to about 200.

Updates are available online at www.seattle.gov/light/sysstat .