February 18, 2021
Throughout the state of Texas this week, transportation has been severely impacted by snowfall and freezing temperatures. Flights at George Bush Intercontinental Airport, in Houston, Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, and Austin Bergstrom International Airport were cancelled earlier in the week and the Port of Houston public terminals and truck offices will remain closed on Thursday morning, February 18.
A major power outage has occured for many residents and disruption to water supply has been caused by the freezing temperatures.
The situation is ongoing.
Due to the major winter storm impacting the North East Coast, Crane Worldwide has been advised that the port of New York/New Jersey will close today, Monday February 1, 2021.
Power outages and dangerous travel conditions are expected due to high winds and snowfall.
Roads closures have also been announced and some restrictions are in place that will impact trucking operations.
Airports such as LaGuardia, Newark and John F. Kennedy are canceling the majority of flights and the impact may also been seen in Boston and Philadelphia.
A state of emergency has been declared in New York and New Jersey.
Your shipments may be impacted by closures, please don't hesitate to reach out if you need support.