Over 50,000 Portland-area homes and businesses are without power Wednesday morning as high winds and heavy rain begin to taper off.

Portland General Electric reports roughly 50,300 of its customers in Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington counties have no power as of 9:10 a.m. More than 300 more Pacific Power customers in Portland are also without power.

In southwest Washington, Clark Public Utilities reports the power is out for an additional 2,724 homes and businesses.

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