Wind causing some flights out of Amarillo to be cancelled

Wind causing some flights out of Amarillo to be cancelled

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - With today’s high wind speeds, some flights out of Amarillo have been cancelled.

According to the City of Amarillo, Southwest Airlines flights from Rick Husband Amarillo International Airport are cancelled for this evening.

As of 5:00 p.m. American Airlines and United Airlines have cancelled some flights as well.

If you are expected to flight into or out of Amarillo today, you can check the status of your flight here.

The airport has evacuated the control tower due to the high winds.

Today is a First Alert weather day due to the high winds.

A High Wind Warning is in effect until 10:00 p.m. for winds sustained at 40 to 50 miles per hour with some wind gusts to 75 miles per hour possible.

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