SACRAMENTO — Thousands are without power in the Sacramento area as strong wind and rain bombard the area.
According to SMUD, there are more than 251 outages and 77,406 customers are without power.
PG&E is also reporting that thousands are without power in Davis, Dixon, Lodi, West Sacramento and Woodland.
Sustained winds are being measured at more than 40 miles per hour with gusts coming in at 50 to 60 mph.
There is a high wind warning in the Sacramento region until 8 p.m. Wednesday.
There have also been several reports of trees down, sometimes taking power lines with them.