Sunday, September 10, 2017
Hurricane Irma Update 6 – LAA/LUS
Hurricane Irma has made landfall south of Naples, Florida. Sustained winds are 115 mph with gusts recorded at 160 mph. The storm is moving north at 12 mph. According to the National Hurricane Center at 11:00 (ET) this morning, the forecast track of this storm has shifted fifteen miles to the east. A storm surge warning wraps around the state, from Brevard County to Tampa Bay.
All flights are cancelled today in the following Florida and SE markets:
DAB, EYW, FLL, JAX, MCO, MIA, MLB, PBI, RSW, SAV, SRQ, TPA
Flight Attendants living in these effected areas are encouraged to contact Daily Operations at 1-682-315-7070 or 1-888-222-4737 or your Flight Service Manager if you need assistance.
An update will be issued tomorrow, September 11th, after we receive a detailed report from Operations with damage assessments from affected airports in the wake of the storm’s path.
The APFA Scheduling Help Desk will be staffed Monday through Friday from 0900-1700 (CT) to assist with scheduling and contract questions.
APFA can be reached at (817) 540-0108.
After Hours Live Chat is available on the APFA Website Monday through Friday from 1700 until 2300 CT and Weekends from 0900 until 1700 CT. Live Chat hours may be amended as conditions warrant.