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PSEG: Outages nearly all cleaned up in Riverhead area

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Saturday 7:30 a.m.: PSEG is reporting that all but 4 of its customers in Riverhead are without power.

Friday 10 p.m.: PSEG is reporting about 190 of its customers throughout Riverhead Town are still without power.

Here’s a rundown of the reported outages:

• Riverhead 125 outages (estimated restoration Saturday at 1:45 p.m.)

• Wading River: 65 outages (estimated restoration Saturday at 11:30 a.m.)

• Baiting Hollow: Less than 5 outages (estimated restoration Saturday at 1:45 p.m.)

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Original story:

About 2,540 PSEG customers throughout Riverhead Town were without power Friday morning as a snow storm continues to move through the area, according to the National Weather Service and power authorities.

As of 11 a.m., a PSEG outage map shows about 1,000 outages remain in Riverhead, with power expected to be restored by 2 p.m. Outages are also reported in Baiting Hollow and Calverton.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning, in effect until 3 p.m. Friday.