ST. CLOUD - Xcel Energy says there are still about 2,000 customers in the St. Cloud metro area that are without power this (Monday) morning, after last nights storms.

At the height of the storm there were about 7,000 customers without power in the St. Cloud area.

One of the hardest hit areas was Sauk Centre.  Straight-line winds damaged hundreds of homes and uprooted a number of trees.