George Bush Intercontinental Airport arrivals resume Friday morning

The heavy rain pouring over the Houston area has forced George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) to stop taking inbound flights. Arrivals will resume on Friday morning at 4:00 a.m. CT. 

Those driving to the airport are urged to only use the JFK entrance from the Beltway, Hardy Connector, or Greens Road. 

Terminal B checkpoint will be closed until 12:00 p.m. All other checkpoints will be open. United passengers will use C or E checkpoints.

The FAA is allowing inbound and outbound flights at Hobby Airport. The roads around Hobby Airport are reportedly passable.


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