UTAH FLOOD WATCH

Flooding forces closure of St. George Airport.

Aug 23, 2023, 7:15 PM

The St. George Regional Airport has closed due to flooding on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2023. Photo credi...

The St. George Regional Airport has closed due to flooding on Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2023. Photo credit: UDOT

ST. GEORGE, Utah — The St. George Regional Airport was closed Wednesday evening due to flooding, according to the St. George Police Department.

All flights are being diverted. With additional rain expected, police are asking motorists to avoid this area.

In a post on X, the police department said, “Remember, turn around, don’t drown.”

No word on when the airport will reopen. 

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Flooding forces closure of St. George Airport.