Contact Us

Hudson Valley Power Outages May Last Until Tuesday

144337148
Arman Davtyan, ThinkStock

High winds left 14,000 households and businesses without power Monday afternoon, Central Hudson Gas & Electric announced. Many customers may remain without electric into Tuesday.

Central Hudson said power had been restored to 8,500 customers by mid-afternoon. However, wind gusts of over 50 miles per hour downed trees and limbs, damaging power lines and causing extensive service interruptions.

Subscribe to Our Newsletter

Because of the extent of the damage and the continued heavy winds, Central Hudson said customers affected by outages may not have service restored tonight. With frigid overnight temperatures expected, Central Hudson advised customers to seek shelter elsewhere if restoration times were not available for their location by early evening.

According to Central Hudson’s outage map, the bulk of the 184 outages reported in their coverage area were concentrated in Dutchess and Ulster counties. Some 4,100 customers in Dutchess and 9,200 in Ulster were affected by the outages as of 4:30PM. About 200 customers in Orange, 139 in Putnam and nine in Sullivan were among the outages.

Customers may contact Central Hudson at 845-452-2700 or on the web at CentralHudson.com to report outages and get updates about restoration times.

Central Hudson estimates power will be restored to all customers by Tuesday at 10PM.

Keep tabs on the Hudson Valley Storm Center for any weather-related closures or delays:

 

Hudson Valley Storm Center

 

1) Select the category you would like to search by choosing the appropriate button next to “Name of Organization” or “City”
2) Type in part or all of the name, e.g. “pough” or “poughkeepsie”
3) Submit your request by clicking the “Submit Your Search” button.



Category: Name of Organization City
Name:

Submit:

(make sure the search box is clear above if you want to see all listings before clicking below)

Best of WRRV

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://wrrv.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for WRRV Underground quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive WRRV Underground contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.