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: Snow, Rain A Welcome Sight In Colorado But Drought Still A Big Problem
Xcel Energy crews were working to make repairs along with Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association.READ MORE: Colorado Community Uses 'The Social Dilemma' To Ignite Conversation About Unity, Change
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: COVID In Denver: Vaccine Focus Continues In Underserved Communities
Eldora Ski Area closed on Friday because of the strong winds.