Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport Closed Due To Flooding

Yesterday, FLL went into a complete ground stop, in the tarmac was completely flooded out due to the torrential rains


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FLL is set to remain closed until tomorrow morning at 9 am, I will show the updates as times goes on
Update 1 at 4:50 PM EDT April 12
Due to heavy rains and windy conditions arriving and departing flight activity has been temporarily halted until the weather improves to resume safe operations. Please check with your airline for the most up-to-date flight status.
Update 2: 5:12 PM EDT April 12
Travel alert: due to the heavy rain, the main roadways entering and exiting are flooded and impassable. Please do not attempt to enter or leave the airport at this time.
Update 3: 5:41 EDT April 12

FLL is closed to flights & roadway traffic until further notice due to the ongoing heavy rainfall & flooding on the entrance & exit roadways. Again, please do not try to enter or leave FLL at this time

Update 4 April 12 (Same as above)

Update 5 April 12
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Update 6 April 13
FLL’s upper-level (Departures) roadway is reopening to allow airport travelers waiting for family/friends to pick them up to do so as the traffic exiting the airport is almost cleared. The entrance to the lower-level (Arrivals) road is still closed.
Update 7 April 13
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Update 8 April 13
Alert ( Update No. 8): Please note that FLL is now slated to remain closed until 9AM on Friday, April 14,2023. The delayed timeframe is to accommodate final daylight inspections to determine the airfields’ readiness to resume safe flight operations.
Update 9, April 14
Airline Operations at FLL are set to begin at 9AM, Friday, April 14, 2023. Travelers are advised to check with their airlines for updated flight times BEFORE coming to the airport. Thanks for your patience as we work to restore normal operations.

NOTE: Please check NBC news, WSVN or any news stations for more information.

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To add to this make sure to check your airline for more information.

geez they have a basic website

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This will be updated as time goes on.

So true XD

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Ahhh the bathtub airport was filled up

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Airline Operations at FLL are set to begin at 9AM, Friday, April 14, 2023. Travelers are advised to check with their airlines for updated flight times BEFORE coming to the airport. Thanks for your patience as we work to restore normal operations

FLL is reopening in a few minutes!

I would say that for me is IST-HAV-CCS

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