Widespread power outages were reported across the region December 5th, after strong winds overnight.
Hydro One says more than 5,300 customers were affected in the Meaford area.
Another 2,300 customers were out in the Blue Mountains and Collingwood area.
There were also minor outages in Port Elgin and Chatsworth.
Most of the power was back on before Noon.
The outages caused a number of school closures today in Meaford and Thornbury.