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Severe Storms Knock Out Power To Thousands In Fairfield County

The severe storms that swept through the area have left thousands without power in Fairfield County.
The severe storms that swept through the area have left thousands without power in Fairfield County. Photo Credit: Eversource

Severe storms that swept through the area late Thursday afternoon have left thousands without power in Fairfield County.

At 7:30 p.m. Thursday, among the most highly affected areas: 3,614 are without power in Stamford, 1,929 in New Canaan and 344 in Wilton, according to Eversource.

The storms came as a cold front moved through the area that will bring a relief from the heat.

The widely scattered storm activity will wrap up by around midnight.

Friday will be comfortable and much cooler with a high temperature in the low-70s under mostly cloudy skies. There will be a chance of rain throughout the day into the early evening.

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