The utility said the majority of the remaining outages are in Brookhaven, Smithtown and Southold, all of which sustained severe damage to trees, power lines and utility poles.
An early morning storm has knocked out power to thousands of customers on Long Island and snarled rail service for LIRR riders.
The rain came down in buckets across the Tri-State area early Sunday evening.
A fast-moving storm Wednesday left serious and damage in its wake.
Officials have been trying to get the word out to the public about the upcoming storm.
Expect a similar day to yesterday with a high of 40 degrees and plentiful sun after a freezing start to the day.
Expect mostly clear skies tonight with a low of 30 in the City and teens/20s elsewhere.
If you’re getting up or just getting in, you’re going to notice one thing – it’s COLD! Temps early this morning starting off in the upper teens to upper 20s.
The bent, bashed and battered victims of Tuesday morning’s ice are on display where rain met plummeting temperatures before dawn in Woodbury.
A virtually unheard of anomaly in the atmosphere was to blame for a devastating rainstorm on Long Island Wednesday, which set a new one-day record for rainfall in New York State.
A dangerous round of storms was passing through some parts of the Tri-State Area late Wednesday, and the storm system was expected to persist until the morning.
The snow should finally end in most areas by early Monday afternoon, though southern areas could continue to see snow until around dusk.
There are a little more than three weeks before winter ends on the calendar, but Mother Nature isn’t letting up just yet.
The early morning snow caused some slippery road conditions and limited visibility, prompting delayed openings and some closures at schools across the region.
Another winter storm has battered the Tri-State, and could dump another 6 inches of heavy, wet snow by the time it’s all over.