The coast is expected to be hit with hurricane-force winds, and temperatures are expected to fall below zero on Sunday night.
Howling high winds and whipping rain are causing power outages across Massachusetts.
Widespread power outages could be a major problem for days, but the major utility companies say the response will be better than what customers saw last year.
One week after a strong snowstorm hit the Bay State, more than 3,000 customers are still without power.
More than 142,000 Massachusetts homes and business are still in the dark five days after an October nor’easter whacked the state.
Power Company Executives were here to discuss the power outages and cleanup.
About 347,000 Massachusetts homes and businesses remain without power days after an October nor’easter.
More than 400,000 homes and businesses across Massachusetts remained without power Monday following an October nor’easter, and it could be days before all are back on line.
A state legislator wants the utilities to give customers rebates if they lose power for an extended period of time.
More than a quarter of a million Massachusetts electric customers and another 35,000 New Hampshire customers are still without power in the wake of Tropical Storm Irene.