Thousands of AEP customers are without power in Corpus Christi, according to the AEP website.
The main outage is centered around the Morris St. Substation, according to Omar Lopez with AEP. He does not have a cause at this time and said crews have been dispatched.
The largest problem areas seem to be located along Morgan Ave. near Highway 286, downtown, near the SEA District and the Louisiana, Santa Fe area near Ocean Drive.
Estimated restoration time on the website shows 12:30 p.m.