A ground stop has been reported at JFK, LaGuardia, and Newark Liberty Airports in the tri-State area, as severe storms roll through.
The region has been inundated with heavy rainfall and winds, as well as a significant of lightning due to severe storms that have moved through. Flooding and storm damage has been reported in several areas.
It is unclear how long the delays may last at the three busy airports. We will provide more information as it becomes available.
— AccuWeather (@breakingweather) July 22, 2019