Now three future flight departures are delayed at the Tallahassee International Airport.

Flights to Atlanta's airport have been temporarily halted at Atlanta's airport because of severe storms moving through the region.

Delta was also dealing with over 1,350 delayed flights, according to FlightAware.com at 4:10 p.m. ET.

Following a massive storm Wednesday which hit Atlanta, Delta Air Lines has announced that it was forced to cancel an estimated 3,000 flights this week.

Delta teams are working around the clock to get customers safely to their destinations while bringing our operation back to normal following Wednesday's record series of severe thunderstorms that resulted in a almost all-day ground stop in Atlanta - Delta's largest and busiest hub. Making matters worse, "Heavy spring break travel means open seats are very limited for rebooking", the airline said Friday morning. Atlanta is Delta's busiest airport, and about 60 percent of its planes go through Atlanta on an average day.

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Airport officials say Delta, United, and Southwest airlines are working to accommodate their passengers, but some travelers had to reschedule.

The airline said it is still getting planes and crews back in position for flights.

The delays and cancellations extend far beyond Atlanta, though, as other major airports are reporting issues, including Detroit Metropolitan Airport, LaGuardia Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, Logan International Airport and more.

We are grateful for your patience and want you to know that we, as always, learn from these experiences. He added, "we understand the resulting recovery has not been ideal and we apologize for that".


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