Message from National Grid concerning Storm Preparation for Today

National Weather Service forecasting several rounds of thunderstorms are expected to cross the region from early afternoon through early evening. A few of these storms may be severe with the primary risk being isolated damaging wind gusts, and a lower risk of large hail. Thunderstorms will also contain brief, torrential downpours which may produce minor flooding in poor drainage areas.

In preparation for the forecasted damaging winds, National Grid will be holding line, service and tree workers through tonight to respond if the weather impacts electricity service.
Customers and Constituents that need to report an outage to their home or business should contact National Grid at 1-800-867-5222.

Customers can also receive personalized alerts by text, email, and/or phone when an outage is detected at their property by enrolling in the company’s outage alert option. To register, text REG to 64743, enter your National Grid electricity account number and select your preferred method(s) of notification. Customers also can text OUT to 64743 to report an outage.
Below is a link to our Outage Map that you can access information any time to get updates on areas impacted by outages.

 https://www.nationalgridus.com/Upstate-NY-Business/Storms-Outages/Outage-Map