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Floods delay flights at international Florida airport

Floods delay flights at international Florida airport

Flash flooding and heavy rains have delayed dozens of flights and disrupted some services at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Flash flooding and heavy rains have delayed dozens of flights and disrupted some services at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida.

The airport tweeted early Monday that it was closed due to flash flooding and severe rains. It tweeted an update at about 6:30 a.m. that said flight operations were resuming.

It had issued an advisory late Sunday that said more than 150 of its flights were experiencing weather delays and 11 flights had been canceled. Areas around the airport were hit with about 6 inches (15 centimeters) of rain between midnight and early Monday morning, according to WPTV-TV.


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Extreme weather kills five in southern France, including three rescue workers

Two people were killed by floods in the French Riviera on Sunday and three emergency workers died in a helicopter crash while on a rescue mission, authorities said.… READ MORE : https://www.euronews.com/2019/12/02/extreme-weather-kills-five-in-southern-france-including-three-rescue-workers Subscribe to our channel: https://www.youtube.com/c/euronews?sub_confirmation=1 Watch our LIVE … read more