UPDATE: Heavy Storm Causes Rt. 9 Power Outage in Marlboro

Some residents were without power until 9 a.m. Thursday morning.

Update: As of 9:00 a.m. Thursday, JCP&L is reporting there are no longer power outages in Marlboro.

Update: As of Thursday 8:15 a.m., over 100 customers are impacted by power outages in Marlboro.

Update: As of 11:29 p.m., JCP&L is reporting less than 5 customers impacted by the power outage on Wednesday night.


 reported power outages along the Rt. 9 corridor due to heavy thunderstorms sweeping through Monmouth County.

Police are reporting the power is back along Rt. 9, but side streets along the corridor are still experiencing power outages.

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JCP&L's outage map is reflecting at least 340 customers in the area without power as of 9 p.m. after the storm.

To report a power outage, call 1-888-544-4877 or visit its online outage report system.

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Robert August 16, 2012 at 01:26 AM
Where is there a heavy storm? Everything was calm when the power went out. There was heavy rain hours ago but no lightning or major wind.
Kaitlyn Anness August 16, 2012 at 01:43 AM
Robert---it was quick, very quick, but it happened. The power may have gone out afterward and impacted the Marlboro substations in a weird way.
DAEBJ August 16, 2012 at 12:55 PM
That is exactly what happened Robert. Totally calm and then the power went out. Annoying. Since i moved here a year ago the power has gone out 4 times, thats including the week it was out during Irene. At my old hpuse, years would go by and nothing ...


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