Howling high winds and whipping rain are causing power outages across Massachusetts.
NSTAR says it is sending an additional 40 crews to help with power restoration in New York.
The first true nor’easter of the season is bringing snow along with strong coastal wind gusts to Massachusetts.
For those still without power, frustration is starting to build, especially as their friends and neighbors get their electricity back.
Fewer than 20,000 Massachusetts electric customers are without power days after superstorm Sandy struck the state.
Electricity should be restored to most New Hampshire residents without power by Friday, according to the state’s emergency management office.
More than 70,000 customers are still without power two days after Hurricane Sandy hit Massachusetts. That’s down from just under 400,000.
There are still more than 36,000 customers without power in Massachusetts as of Wednesday afternoon.
Gov. Deval Patrick says Massachusetts was fortunate to escape Hurricane Sandy with no major devastation, injuries or deaths.
The last time a major storm rolled through town, trees toppled power lines and it took days for NStar to restore power to hundreds of customers.