FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4)– Some 10,000 people in and around Fort Collins were without power on Friday morning because of strong winds. Power was restored to all customers by noon except for 50 in the Rist Canyon area.
Some people experienced power coming off and on but others experienced a complete power outage.READ MORE: COVID In Colorado: Summer Could See Big Decline In Cases
Xcel Energy crews were working to make repairs along with Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association.READ MORE: Colorado Company Meritech Doubles Automatic Hand Washing Machine Production During Pandemic
The power outages affect parts of Fort Collins, Bellvue, Laporte, Livermore, Red Feather Lakes and surrounding areas.
There is no estimate on when the power will be restored.MORE NEWS: 'My Heart Goes Out To His Daughters': Barry Morphew's Neighbor Reacts To Murder Charges In Suzanne Morphew Case
Eldora Ski Area closed on Friday because of the strong winds.