NEARLY 1700 residents are without power on the Gold Coast as extreme winds continue to lash the city.
Residents in Oxenford are most affected, with 1040 homes currently without power.
Upper Coomera are also experiencing the outage with 655 homes affected.
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Energex crews are currently working to resolve the issue battling with +75km/h gusty winds.
Residents have been reminded to ‘Pick up a phone, never a fallen powerline’ and to call the priority line on 13 19 62.