UPDATE: Power Still Out In Parts Of CKMarch 9, 2017 5:45am
There are still several power outages scattered throughout Chatham-Kent as of Thursday afternoon.
Hydro One is working to restore electricity in patches across the municipality, after high winds Wednesday knocked down several power lines.
Hydro One says there are currently just over 100 customers still without power in the municipality and the longest estimated time of restoration is 8pm on Friday.
Thank you for your patience as Hydro One works to restore power to 12,000 customers affected by the wind storm yesterday #ONstorm
— Hydro One (@HydroOne) March 9, 2017
At the height of the storm there were 70,000 customers out across Ontario — currently, there are about 290 active power outages across the province and 7,000 customers out.
In the meantime, Entegrus says power has been restored to almost all of its customers.
Power has been restored to all but 2 Entegrus customers. Please contact us if still without power. Thank you all for your patience.
— Entegrus Inc. (@Entegrus) March 9, 2017