Due to power outages and blocked roads there are 2 hour delays for the school districts in Bethel, Newtown, and Litchfield. There's a closure for Joel Barlow High School.
Brookfield Volunteer Fire Company staffed the fire house last night in anticipation of requests for service due to the storm. After the tornado warning expired, there was still is a severe thunderstorm warning. There are multiple trees down around Brookfield and fire officials asked that residents be aware of their surroundings.
Eversource was reporting 35,000 outages across the state at the height of the storm.