DUNKIRK – Over 1,000 homes remain without power in parts of Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Counties on Sunday morning following a blast of heavy winds.
As of 10 a.m. National Grid reports a dozen different outages spanning from Ripley in northern Chautauqua County to the City of Dunkirk.
Additionally, there remain sporadic outages throughout Cattaraugus County.
NYSEG reports 37 different outages along the Chautauqua-Cattaraugus County lines.
As a result, National Grid is offering customers dry ice on Sunday from noon to 4 p.m. at the Murphy Training Center at 665 Brigham Road in Dunkirk.
Customers are asked to bring a small cooler or shopping bag to transport their dry ice home in order to keep their fridges and freezers cold.