Delays Expected at Indianapolis International (IND) on February 20, 2019

Delays are expected at Indianapolis International (IND) today.

High Probability of Delays Between 6:00 AM on 2/20 and 7:00 AM on 2/20

During this time period the airport expects to experience mist which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist, snow

Visibility Greater than 2 0.75
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 12.9 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 2,000

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

Medium Probability of Delays Between 7:00 AM on 2/20 AND 10:00 AM on 2/20

During this time period the airport expects to experience snow which will cause a medium likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Snow causes many issues at airports, reducing the visibility for landing aircraft and making the runway slippery. Airports that typically see a lot of snow will have the resources to clean up, but heavy snowstorms may cause extended delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Snow

Visibility Greater than 2 0.5
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 10.6 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 1,800

The following flights may be impacted:

Departure Airport Airline Flight Departure Time Arrival Time
KPIE Allegiant Air G4 836 06:10 08:32
KMCO Southwest Airlines WN 2128 06:10 08:40
KRSW Southwest Airlines WN 1291 06:15 08:50
KORD Alaska Airlines AS 4543 06:55 08:55
KORD Qantas QF 4900 06:55 08:55
KORD American Airlines AA 3816 06:55 08:55
KORD Envoy Air MQ 3816 06:55 08:55

High Probability of Delays Between 10:00 AM on 2/20 and 12:00 PM on 2/20

During this time period the airport expects to experience mist which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist, snow, rain

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 15.3 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 1,000

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

High Probability of Delays Between 12:00 PM on 2/20 and 2:00 PM on 2/20

During this time period the airport expects to experience mist which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist, rain

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 16.5 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 700

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

Medium Probability of Delays Between 2:00 PM on 2/20 AND 9:00 PM on 2/20

During this time period the airport expects to experience low clouds which will cause a medium likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None None
Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 14.1 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 600

High Probability of Delays Between 9:00 PM on 2/20 and 12:00 AM on 2/21

During this time period the airport expects to experience low clouds and mist which will cause a high likelihood that flights will experience delays.

Here is a look at what the forecast conditions are and what is required for normal operation:

Normal Forecast
Conditions None Mist

Visibility Greater than 2 10
Wind Less than 11.8 MPH 10.6 MPH
Clouds Higher than 1,000 Overcast at 300

While the weather conditions should be good enough to land aircraft the low visibility caused by these weather conditions will probably require ATC to slow down the flow of traffic to ensure that aircraft arrive safely.

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