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PORTLAND, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- Anticipating a high number of outages, crews from power utilities across the state are at the ready.

Central Maine Power says that along with 170 of their own lineworkers, 250 more contracted lineworkers and more than 130 other field workers will be on dutySunday morning.

Bangor Hydro says their crews are also prepared to work around the clock to restore electricity to customers.

Of course, both companies say that if you see a downed power line, assume that it is live, do not touch it or attempt to move it.