750+ Flights Cancelled Out Of DIA Due To Bomb Cyclone

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DENVER (CBS4)– A majority of flights for United Airlines and Southwest Airlines were canceled out of Denver International Airport after 2 p.m. Wednesday. A total of 732 departures and arrivals have been canceled at DIA for Wednesday and 151 cancellations for Thursday.

Passengers are urged to check their flight status before heading to DIA. Some airlines were waiving fees associated with flight changes ahead of the storm.

The Blizzard Warning runs from noon Wednesday through noon Thursday from the Palmer Divide north through Denver, Fort Collins and Cheyenne out across the northeastern plains. Wind gusts could reach 65 to 70 mph with up to 5 to 10 inches of snow.

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