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AMHERST, MA (WGGB/WSHM) -- More than 500 Eversource customers in Amherst lost power at around noon Saturday after a large tree came down onto a utility pole, taking wires down with it.

Eversource confirmed the situation with Western Mass News.

This is in the Meadow Street area. 

As of about 1 p.m. Saturday more than 400 customers remained without power. At the height of the outage, 520 customers lost electricity.

Eversource is estimating power will be restored by 1:45 p.m.  

Saturday starting at noon, a Wind Advisory went into effect for all of western Mass. 

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