Arthur douses, but does little damage ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Essdras M Suarez/Globe Staff Antonio Da Silva and his son filled tanks with water seeping from their basement's sewage pipes in New Bedford. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff The heavy rain is due to Hurricane Arthur, which is making its way north off the East Coast. Essdras M Suarez/Globe Staff New Bedford streets were flooded as rain poured across the state on Friday. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff Parker Lippitt, 2, led her father on a puddle-jumping tour of Charlestown. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff Thousands of NStar and National Grid customers were without power Friday afternoon. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff Workers repaired power lines after a microburst hit Methuen. Essdras M Suarez/Globe Staff Sisters Patrice Roll (left) and Jan Roll-Mederos walked along Franklin Park with rainbow umbrellas. Dina Rudick/Globe Staff No injuries were reported after this tree crashed in Medford, and there was limited property damage. Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff Tyler Kion donned a poncho as it started to sprinkle before marching in the Fourth of July Parade in Manchester-by-the-Sea. Essdras M Suarez/Globe Staff The weather at Franklin Park didn't stop this group from playing with a ball.