1:15pm Update: According to ameren ue's website, much of the Bootheel is still in the dark.
Nearly 29,000 people are out of power in southeast Missouri.
New Madrid, Pemiscot, and Stoddard counties still have over 80 percent of Ameren customers in the dark.
Some other numbers from electric coops in southeast Missouri-- Ozark border services the Poplar Bluff area--there are still 25,000 customers without power.
Semo Electric based in Sikeston still has 10,000 people in the dark.
And at last check, the Pemiscot-Dunklin-Hayti Coop has 7000 customers without electricity.
There's been some improvement for Ameren customers in Illinois. Most of the power seems to be back on those homes.