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Update: Scattered power outages remain across central Pa.

Written by Craig Rhodes and The Associated Press | Apr 4, 2016 1:24 AM
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(Harrisburg) -- Utility crews are working to restore power to less than 100 homes and businesses across central Pennsylvania this morning.

The power outages were the results of winds exceeding 50 mph over the weekend that left some 18,000 people across the state without power yesterday afternoon.

The heavy winds also swept across New England.

Maine utility crews were still restoring power to more than 3,100 customers who lost power mainly due to winds knocking tree limbs onto power lines.  

An earlier version of this story:

(Providence, RI) -- If it's early spring, that means indecisive weather. And it's here. 

Storms are leaving snow, rain, thunder and wind across parts of the East Coast this weekend.

Thunderstorms rumbled through Pennsylvania, Delaware and Maryland while New England was seeing snow. Not unusual for New Englanders, but given the mild winter of late, another reminder of where they live.

The National Weather Service issued a winter weather advisory for early Sunday morning through near the noon hour for most of southern New England.

Wind gusts between 50 and 60 mph were recorded in parts of Pennsylvania and high wind warnings remain in effect today.

Parts of Rhode Island and Massachusetts could see high winds and 1 to 4 inches of snow with the potential for thundersnow. That could mean heavy snowfall with whiteout conditions.

Forecasters also are warning of high winds in parts of Connecticut and in Vermont.

Southern New Hampshire could see 2 to 4 inches of snow and wind gusts of up to 50 mph.

Forecasters say the winds could cause tree damage and scattered power outages.

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