UPDATED: Houston airports to reopen airfields late Feb. 16

George Bush Intercontinental Airport was closed due to winter weather conditions. (Courtesy George Bush Intercontinental Airport)
George Bush Intercontinental Airport was closed due to winter weather conditions. (Courtesy George Bush Intercontinental Airport)

George Bush Intercontinental Airport was closed due to winter weather conditions. (Courtesy George Bush Intercontinental Airport)

Updated 4:09 p.m. Feb. 16

The George Bush Intercontinental and William P. Hobby airports announced their airfields will reopen the evening of Feb. 16 following temporary closures Feb. 15 amid inclement weather.

Officials with Hobby Airport said its airfield will reopen at 4 p.m. with all traffic being routed to the arrivals curbside. Guests are asked to contact their airline for the status of their flight.

Officials with Bush Airport stated Feb. 16 crews are clearing ice from the airfield and expect it to reopen shortly after 8 p.m.


Posted Feb. 15


After snow and ice accumulated in the Houston region overnight, airport officials at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, William P. Hobby Airport and Sugar Land Regional Airport announced closures the morning of Feb. 15.

Flight cancellations began Feb. 14 as road conditions worsened. As of the morning of Feb. 15, passengers were asked not to arrive to the airport as all flights were canceled until at least noon Feb. 16.







Passengers can stay up to date on the latest information at www.fly2houston.com.
By Danica Lloyd

Editor, Cy-Fair

Danica joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in 2016. As editor, she continues to cover local government, education, health care, real estate, development, business and transportation in Cy-Fair. Her experience prior to CI includes studying at the Washington Journalism Center and interning at a startup incubator in D.C., serving as editor-in-chief of Union University's student magazine and online newspaper, reporting for The Jackson Sun and freelancing for other publications in Arkansas and Tennessee.

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