Map: Parts of Massachusetts had wind gusts over 90 miles per hour

The major coastal storm brought with it hurricane force winds that toppled trees and downed power lines Friday in the Bay State.

A firefighter walks at the scene of an uprooted tree blocking a residential street after downing a power line Friday, March 2, 2018 in Swampscott, Mass. as a major nor'easter pounds the East Coast, packing heavy rain, intermittent snow and strong winds. The Eastern Seaboard is expected to be buffeted by wind gusts exceeding 50 mph, with possible hurricane-strength winds of 80 to 90 mph on Cape Cod. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)
A firefighter walks at the scene of an uprooted tree blocking a residential street in Swampscott. –Elise Amendola / AP

Wind advisories remain in place Saturday for Massachusetts from the dangerous coastal storm that began pummeling the region with hurricane force winds, rain, and snow on Friday.

The National Weather Service said the advisories for gusts of between 40 and 50 miles per hour in the eastern part of the Bay State are in effect through 5 p.m.

“Threat of downed limbs, power outages continue; wind will hamper power restoration efforts,” service forecasters said on Twitter.

Several towns along the Massachusetts coast saw hurricane force wind gusts that reached more than 90 miles per hour.

Here’s how strong the wind gusts were during the course of the first 15 hours of the nor’easter:

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