From State Representative Will Crocker...
Update from Eversource MA:
Eversource has announced estimated restoration times for the communities on Cape Cod that were hardest-hit by Tuesday’s tornado. Many customers in these towns are expected to receive power before these times. Those estimates are as follows:
o Orleans (277) and Brewster(865) 4 pm Thursday,
o Mashpee(1579) and Dennis( 5719) 8 pm Thursday
o Barnstable(1506) and Chatham(4942): 4 pm Friday
o Harwich(5927) and Yarmouth(3039): 6 pm Friday
• Crews continue to encounter areas of significant damage caused by the tornado.
• Crews are working around the clock, as quickly as safety will allow, to bring customers back to service.
• About 23,800 customers were without power as of 3:15 p.m. Wednesday. Eversource had restored about 71,000 customers through the work of field crews and the use of automated switching technology.