Multiple Xcel Energy power outages have been reported in Amarillo, 

Xcel has worked to restore power to more than 5,000 customers affected.

As of early this morning,  31 outage orders affecting 277 customers in the Amarillo area were reported.

Xcel has assessed the damage and has given no restoration times.

Wes Reeves, Xcel spokesman says, crews are currently patrolling and assessing the damage caused by the strong winds.

Reeves says most of the issues have been reported in North Amarillo.

Xcel is isolating damaged lines from the power grid and routing power around the impacted areas to restore as many customers as possible while repairs are underway.