Bush Intercontinental is United Airlines’ second-busiest hub.

Hobby is one Southwest Airlines’ busiest airports.

RELATED: Wednesday is the earliest Houston’s airports will reopen

And with both closed until at least Thursday, aviation is being impacted across the country.

While the Federal Aviation Administration said flights could resume as soon as Wednesday morning, the weather forecast is making this look increasingly unlikely.

At Bush Intercontinental, midday Thursday is the latest word on the earliest that airport could open.

As a result, some 7,500 flights are canceled nationwide, with more affected each day.

RELATED: Major system-wide outage leaves Delta customers stranded at airports and tweeting furiously

Looking to help out their passengers, airlines are waiving change fees for flights in and out of Houston.

However, another area of the country may be affected by a weather system, as a tropical storm is brewing in the Atlantic, poised to impact East Coast travel from northern Florida to Virginia.


Check back here for the latest, and, if you want to help Houston, read more here.

Anna Caplan contributes to Rare Houston and Rare Animals. 
View More Articles

Stories You Might Like