STATEWIDE - Power crews were hard at work all day, dealing with winter weather along the coast.
Emera Maine had it's staff on call Tuesday night knowing that coastal area's would be the hardest hit.
At times Wednesday thousands reported to be without electricity.
At last check 45 of its customers are the dark at this hour, nearly all of them Downeast.
Central Maine Power reporting a little more than 2,000 without power at this time.
Emera's Susan Faloon says that after tracking the storm for a few days, they decided it was necessary to be one step ahead.
Emera crews will work through the night as they attempt to restore power to people currently without.