Texas: Hail pounds El Paso

Texas: Hail pounds El Paso (CNN, @luther278/Instagram, @dark_little_heart_/Instagram, @edgar.maartinez/Instagram)

Severe storms struck parts of the Lone Star State Monday night.

Including El Paso, where quarter-sized hail fell.

Major damage-such as downed trees and flooding was reported.

Some long-time residents of the area say they've never seen this extent of damage.

Numerous power outages were also reported.

Officials say at the storm's peak, more than one-thousand people were in the dark.

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