The U.S. Geological Survey said there was a lull in volcanic activity early Monday but that it likely wouldn't stick.
NYSEG customers in Cheektowaga, Sloan, Depew and West Seneca experienced power outages overnight on Thursday.
Puerto Rico was hit with its second major blackout in a week, putting the entire island in the dark.
Nearly 840,000 people have been affected, including residents of the capital city San Juan.
As of 3:30 a.m., National Grid was reporting almost 19,000 outages. The bulk of those outages were restored by 5:30 a.m.
UPDATE: NYSEG announced that as of 6:15 p.m. Saturday power has been restored to all customers.
Power problems are persisting for hundreds of Western New Yorkers.
The National Weather Service said Saturday the powerful nor'easter is pulling away from the New England coast.
About 1,450 Chautauqua County residents are without power due to an equipment failure at a National Grid substation.
Today is Wednesday, January 24th. Power is back on in WNY, Toys "R" Us is closing a fifth of its stores, and new crime data is in…
At the height of the outage, approximately 11,000 NYSEG customers were impacted.
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