8 a.m. outage update: Scattered power problems persist in Westport, Weston
Updated 8:14 am, Friday, February 1, 2013
Scattered power outages in Westport are still being reported early Friday in the wake of a strong rain and wind storm more than a day earlier that knocked out electric service to thousands locally and across the region.
As of 8 a.m. Friday, 103 customers of Connecticut Light & Power Co. remained without power, the utility reports, or 0.83 percent, of the 12,347 local total.
At one point early Thursday, more than 5,000 Westport outages were reported.
Outages in neighboring Weston also longer early Friday: At 8 a.m. 62 CL&P customers had no power, or 1 percent, of the local total.