National Grid crews are on standby to help deal with the winter storm. Officials also want to make sure you are prepared. Patrick Stella, a spokesperson for National Grid, has some tips to stay safe.
In addition to radio reports, National Grid has a number of ways for you to stay connected and informed about service issues and interruptions during storms.
•You can receive text message alerts and updates by texting the word STORM to NGRID (64743)
•Follow the storm on your mobile devices by downloading the National Grid mobile app from GooglePlay or iTunes stores.
•Follow storm and restoration updates through Facebook and Twitter.
National Grid customers who experience outages should call National Grid's outage line at 1-800-867-5222 immediately to expedite restoration.