The major utilities in Massachusetts are reporting about 7,000 power outages Friday morning, most of them south of Boston.
National Grid is warning customers in New England of a utility bill payment scam.
More than 100 people were evacuated due to a gas leak in Chelsea Monday night.
About 10,000 Massachusetts electric customers remain without power after last weekend’s snow storm.
About 56,000 customers were still without power across Massachusetts Monday, two days after the Blizzard of 2013.
About 144,000 homes and businesses in Massachusetts were left without electricity Saturday afternoon as the Blizzard of 2013 moved out to sea, leaving nearly three feet of snow in some communities.
Howling high winds and whipping rain are causing power outages across Massachusetts.
National Grid has been hit with a $270,000 fine for delays in paying hundreds of Massachusetts workers after Hurricane Sandy.
Attorney General Martha Coakley is handing down a stern warning to National Grid after thousands of their local employees went unpaid for their work in New York following Hurricane Sandy.
State energy regulators have fined three Massachusetts utilities nearly $25 million for their response to two major storms in 2011.