plus 4% in Lincoln County’s Waldoboro

Morning update: 42% powerless in Waldo County, 15% powerless in Knox County

Sun, 04/12/2020 - 9:30am

Though many area residents have had their power restored, there are still an abundance in the Midcoast, and statewide, without power as of this morning, April 12. 

Rockport firefighters were out throughout Thursday night cutting up downed trees along Route 17 and tending to downed wires along Main Street.

The trouble started around 6 p.m. Thursday evening with a line of cars on one highway unable to get up a hill.

More than 33,000 outages were initially reported in our coverage area including Knox and Waldo counties, as well as Waldoboro in Lincoln County. 

Statewide, more than 200,000 CMP customers were without at the outset of the outages. 

Below is an updated table, from 9:25 a.m., of the number of power outages CMP is reporting in Knox and Waldo counties. 

Waldoboro, the lone Lincoln County town in our coverage area, has 118 outages of 3,070 total customers. 

As the storm recovery unfolds, check back with penbaypilot.com for more information. 

 

KNOX COUNTY

Municipality Customers Without Power
APPLETON 751 404
CAMDEN 3,798 1,010
CUSHING 1,023 59
FRIENDSHIP 965 3
HOPE 1,027 622
ROCKLAND 4,727 36
ROCKPORT 2,584 645
SOUTH THOMASTON 1,103 1
ST GEORGE 2,355 9
THOMASTON 1,685 24
UNION 1,466 356
WARREN 2,265 178
WASHINGTON 947 516
Total 25,968 3,863

 

WALDO COUNTY

Municipality Customers Without Power
BELFAST 4,600 1,057
BELMONT 522 522
BROOKS 632 370
BURNHAM 762 721
FRANKFORT 736 266
FREEDOM 390 359
JACKSON 297 297
KNOX 416 165
LIBERTY 808 467
LINCOLNVILLE 1,792 508
MONROE 561 327
MONTVILLE 603 581
MORRILL 469 469
NORTHPORT 1,343 47
PALERMO 1,028 206
PROSPECT 384 76
SEARSMONT 871 848
SEARSPORT 1,817 530
STOCKTON SPRINGS 1,124 277
SWANVILLE 919 483
THORNDIKE 413 186
TROY 536 425
UNITY 1,136 486
WALDO 418 415
WINTERPORT 1,546 515
Total 25,117 10,603