Ground stop issued for Bush, Hobby airports due to thunderstorms in the Houston area

(David J. Phillip, Copyright 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.)

HOUSTON – A ground stop has been issued for both George Bush Intercontinental Airport and Hobby Airport.

Expect delays at both airports Wednesday afternoon due to heavy thunderstorms.

According to, a total of 187 flight delays were reported at Bush. Six flights were also canceled.

At Hobby, a total of 36 flights were delayed as of 5:30 p.m. with 12 total flights being canceled for Wednesday.

For more information regarding the storms sweeping across the Houston area: