Wind, rain causing scattered power outages

December 21, 2018 GMT

United Illuminating and Eversource are reporting scattered power outages across the state.

The highest number of UI outages is in Fairfield where more than 1,400 customers have lost power.

Other UI outages include 88 in Shelton, 25 in Easton and a handful in Shelton, Hamden and Trumbull.

At 8:15 a.m., Eversource reported 2,271 customers without power.

Eversource’s outage map, shows 250 outages in Monroe, 100 in Newtown, 84 in Stamford, 68 outages in Greenwich, 49 in Redding, 46 in Oxford, 45 in New Fairfield, Monroe and Newtown.

More outages are likely because the strongest winds from the storm are expected to continue through early afternoon.