National Grid Power Outage Map

Check here to see what outages exist in your area directly from National Grid. Map is updated every 15 minutes. Additional information available on the National Grid site to report a power outage in your area.

Ready.Gov - Prepare, Plan, Stay Informed

Ready.gov has a variety of publications for download covering various topics about planning and preparation for disasters and emergencies.

Power Outage Safety Tips

The severe winds experienced during hurricanes and tropical storms have the potential to cause power outages throughout the Commonwealth during this Hurricane Season. As we have experienced in recent years with many other types of storms, strong winds have the capability to topple utility poles and trees, as well as snap tree limbs causing them to fall on power lines and disrupt electrical service.The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has tips for dealing with a possible power outage.

After the Hurricane has passed.

It is important to remember that once a Hurricane has passed, many dangers still exist. You must continue to remain alert at all times, carefully and promptly following directions from your Public Safety officials. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has tips.