Lost our suction today, housewide for about a half hour. No gas interuptions. What do you do?

1.Pt. on the table ready for induction: elective v. emergent procedure
2.Pt. on the table blowing off gas, emergence imminent.
3. Pt. requesting labor epidural
4. Pt. for urgent csx for intermittent fetal intol to labor
5. ICU pt. req'ing emergent intubation with fulminant secretions

Assume 10 other anesthetists in the same position with limited resources (ie portable sxn units)