Airlines cancel Tuesday flights out of SA Airport due to winter weather conditions

American, Delta, United announce flight cancellations

SAN ANTONIO – The latest from the San Antonio International Airport has more than 40 departures canceled due to the Winter weather. At this time, 10 planned arrivals also have been canceled. 

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UPDATE: United Airlines has announced it is canceling four out of the six departing San Antonio flights for Tuesday that are between the hours of 5:15 a.m. through 9:30 a.m.

With United canceling its flights, the total of canceled departing flights out of San Antonio is now at 20.

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(Original Story)

The San Antonio International Airport announced Monday that two major airlines have already begun canceling flights in light of incoming winter weather conditions that are expected to bring freezing rain and icy road conditions Tuesday morning.

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Both American Airlines and Delta Air Lines have made SAIA aware they have canceled 18 departing flights that are scheduled for Tuesday between the hours of 5:15 a.m. through 9:30 a.m.

KSAT-12’s Weather Authority meteorologists were made aware Monday morning that the National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for San Antonio and the Hill Country areas from midnight Monday through 6 p.m. Tuesday. 

Freezing rain, sleet and some snow will begin during those hours as temperatures drop through Monday into Tuesday.

RELATED: KSAT Weather: Winter storm warning issued for Bexar County 

As of 3 p.m., American and Delta are the only airlines to have canceled their San Antonio flights; however, Southwest Airlines announced on its social media pages it is issuing a “travel advisory” to some cities that may be disrupted due to the "forecast weather conditions.”

Winter Storm Hunter

Due to forecasted winter weather conditions, service to some cities may be disrupted. View flight status and rebook: swa.is/hunter

Posted by Southwest Airlines on Friday, January 12, 2018

Stick with KSAT.com and KSAT-12 as more information on flight cancellations have been released.

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