Thunderstorms, rain in the valley promoted delays at McCarran

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UPDATE 2:49 P.M.: Chief Meteorologist, Tedd Florendo is monitoring conditions and says a severe thunderstorm warning was issued until 3:30 p.m. for the east part of the valley near Nellis Blvd., wind gusts expected to reach 60 mph as the storm tracks north.

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — The National Weather Service has issued a weather warning for McCarran International Airport with conditions including thunderstorms and wind gusts expected to delay flights.

According to the FAA’s Air Traffic Control System Command Center, the current weather conditions are impacting arriving flights with reported delays expected of up to 25 minutes on average. Some departing flights also seeing delays.

Travelers should check with their airlines for flight information.

Damage from the downpour was seen around the valley. These photos were sent in by 8 News Now viewer Judy Wolf.

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