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Reports of power outages were coming in Sunday morning as the area took a pounding from Hurricane Irene.
Around 5 p.m., Delmarva Power was reporting nearly 35,000 customers in Delaware were without power.
Philly Mayor Michael Nutter warned Saturday that "people should expect power outages of a week, 10 days or even two weeks" in his State of Emergency news conference. According to PECO, the number of outages has dropped to 225,000 as of 4 a.m.
Here are the total power outages in New Jersey according to AC Electric.
Power outages are one of the three main threats to our area from the massive storm. The other two are severe flooding and storm surges along the Jersey shore.