My gmail email (where I read most of my email) is currently hosed ...
We’re currently performing maintenance on your account. You won’t be able to log in while maintenance is underway, but your account data and messages are safe. Unfortunately, we can’t predict exactly how long this will take.
If this maintenance lasts more than 24 hours, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If there is anything urgent in the mean time, please call or text.
[Update - as of 4 PM gmail seems to be working again]