WOODBBURY - LIPA says only a few hundred residents are still without power due to the blizzard that swept through Long Island yesterday.

At its peak, LIPA says power outages hit about 12,000 customers.

Officials attribute the power outages to wind gusts that reached as high as 70 mph in some areas.

Residents are being urged to call 1-800-490-0075 to report any outages or downed power lines.

LIPA