UPDATE: (7/18/2018 6:51 a.m.) - According to National Grid's website they have restored power to the lion-share of those affected by an early morning outage. However several hundred people are still being affected by a spattering of outages in Syracuse's Westside, Inner Harbor, and Northside.
At the height of the outage, more than 4,000 customers were without power.
Syracuse, N.Y. - Several thousand folks in Syracuse are without power this morning.
3,500 homes and business are on Syracuse's Northside are without power while about 900 homes and businesses on Syracuse's Westside and Far Westside are in the dark.
National Grid says that the power will be back on for the more than 4,000 customers by 9:15 a.m. Wednesday.