Friday Storms Delayed Flights at NYC Airports

NEW YORK (AP) -
The spire of the Empire State Building on Friday peeks through thick fog following a rainstorm in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)
The spire of the Empire State Building on Friday peeks through thick fog following a rainstorm in New York. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

Thunderstorms and flash floods on Friday evening delayed flights and disrupted travel at the three major New York City area airports.

The FAA says some flights were held up in Newark and La Guardia more than 4 hours and, in Kennedy, an average of 3 hours, 46 minutes.