KANSAS CITY, Mo. - We will continue to update this story as power is restored across the area.
More than 16,500 customers are without power Tuesday morning after strong storms swept across the metro overnight.
KCP&L reports that 10,340 customers are in the dark. BPU reports 2,804 and Westar shows 3,831 outages.
To report an outage to KCP&L, call 1-888-LIGHT-KC or click here.
BPU customers can report an outage by calling 913-573-9522 or here.
Westar customers can report them to 1-800-LIGHT-KS or click here.