NORWALK - Power outages in Connecticut have dropped to less than 244,000.

Hurricane Irene left 830,000 customers without power last weekend.

As of 5 p.m., Connecticut Light and Power says it had 206,995 outages.

United Illuminating, which serves the Bridgeport and New Haven areas, had 32,428 outages as of 4 p.m. today.

Both utilities are planning to have power restored to most customers by the weekend.

CL&P Outages Map United Illuminating