Winter weather causes Amarillo power outages

Amarillo, TX - The wintry weather was to blame for as many as 1,500 Xcel customers losing power across the panhandle.

Outages were reported in Pampa, Borger, Skellytown, in the Panhandle area, and across Amarillo.

As of mid-morning Tuesday Xcel reported about 500 customers without power in the Texas Panhandle.

Most of them where in Amarillo.