Power outages were reported in the Dallas-Fort Worth area early on March 17 as a storm system brought lightning and damaging winds.
This clip, posted on Twitter by Shannon Self, shows the power failing in his uptown Dallas neighborhood during the storm.
The National Weather Service said that as of 5:27 am winds had reached 60-70 mph.
As of 7:27 am, Oncor reported that 38,811 customers were without power in Dallas-Fort Worth and other areas of Texas. Credit: Shannon Self via Storyful