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BREAKING: Severe Flooding at Newark International Airport Cancels All Flights

By rlsmetro on
New Jersey

Port Authority officials are reporting all flights out of Newark International Airport have been canceled due to deteriorating weather that caused heavy flooding on roads around the airport. 

The following is a tweet from Port Authority: 

"We're experiencing severe flooding due to tonight’s storm.

All flight activity is currently suspended and travelers are strongly advised to contact their airline for the latest flight and service resumption information.

Passengers are being diverted from ground-level flooded areas."

Governor Murphy has declared a State of Emergency for much of the state.