Strong winds knock out power to thousands of Emera Maine customers

Strong winds overnight have interrupted service to thousands of Emera Maine customers.

According to Emera Maine's Live Outage Map, over 10,800 customers are without service early Tuesday morning, including roughly 350 customers in Aroostook County.

Crews will be out in full force Tuesday morning to address any downed lines and safely make repairs.

With winds expected throughout the day, Emera Maine asks customers to report outages or any unsafe situation, such as a line down, via their website or by calling their Customer Contact Center at (207) 973-2000 or 1-855-EMERA11 (1-855-363-7211).