Thunderstorms knock out power, down wires in Syracuse

Wires are down and more than a thousand people are out of power after strong thunderstorms moved through the area this morning.

National Grid estimates that customers affected by the outage should be back on by 1:00 pm.

The scanners in the newsroom were busy with calls of utility pole fires and lightning strikes.

Did the storms cause you any headaches?

For more on the National Grid outages and estimated fix times, click here.