Smithtown's Power Outages Drop

Thousands of homes have had power restored since Wednesday morning.

Power ouages are starting to decrease in the Town of Smithtown.

As of 4 p.m. Wednesday, there are 50,025 homes without power. That is more than 1,000 less than there were at 6 a.m. when 51,403 homes were in the dark.

Specifically in Smithtown, St. James, Nesconset, Head of the Harbor, Village of the Branch and Nissequogue, there are 33,214 outages. At 6 a.m. there were 34,595 outages.

Here is a breakdown of what areas are missing power:

  • Smithtown – 18,365
  • St. James – 6,876
  • Nesconset – 3,197
  • Village of the Branch – 2,252
  • Head of the Harbor – 1,453
  • Nissequogue – 1,071

The outages in Suffolk County have also dropped to 386,033 at 4 p.m. from the 409,662 outages at 6 a.m.

Check out LIPA's outage map here.

Diane Blumenthal November 07, 2012 at 08:56 PM
I live on Oakside Road in Smithtown, still no power. Does anyone have any idea when I will have lights? Is there any hope for power by the weekend?


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