We're marking this incident as resolved now, but will continue to monitor the situation closely. We believe the root cause was on Google's end.
Jan 6, 07:23 CST
The "repair" has completed, according to Google, and all community websites are now online once again. We're monitoring the situation closely and are working with Google's team to identify the root cause.
Jan 6, 07:13 CST
One of our Google Cloud Platform infrastructure components is in a "repairing" state. This particular component has multiple layers of redundancy and is designed to remain online even when one layer fails. We believe this may therefore be a widespread issue affecting many Google customers.
Jan 6, 07:12 CST
We're currently investigating an unexpected outage with our community websites. More details to follow.
Jan 6, 07:09 CST