SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) — High winds have prompted the cancellation of dozens of flights at San Francisco International Airport.
According to airport officials, 35 departing flights and 35 arriving flights have been cancelled as of 10:30 a.m. Most of those flights were to and from places along the West Coast.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Update: When Might Your $1,400 Economic Relief Payment Arrive?
Flight delays were averaging about 15 to 30 minutes by 11 a.m. according to SFO officials.READ MORE: San Jose Police Investigate 2nd Weekend Fatal Shooting, 9th Homicide Of The Year
Travelers are advised to call ahead to see if their flight has been cancelled.
The National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for that is expected to remain in effect all day Wednesday for the East Bay hills and the Diablo Range.MORE NEWS: Storm Front Packing Potential Lightning Strikes Headed Toward San Francisco Bay Area
Motorists on Bay Area bridges were being warned exercise caution due to the wind gusts.