High winds force airline flight delays, cancellations - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

High winds force airline flight delays, cancellations

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) -

High winds battered the South Plains Monday, causing flight delays and cancellations at Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport.

Airport Operations Manager Gary Loftus says the wind is coming in strong from the west, forcing them to close east and west runways.

Several flights have been canceled, diverted, or delayed. You can check flight status with your individual airline or look online at: www.flylia.com/airline/currentSchedule.aspx.

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