LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- With Las Vegas possibly setting a new high-temperature record this weekend, flights are being impacted.
Several people voiced their frustration on Twitter after their flights to Las Vegas were canceled on Friday.
Southwest Airlines responded to one customer on Twitter, "extreme heat is resulting in some Air Traffic Control (ATC) Vegas flight cancelations."
McCarran airport on Twitter advised passengers to check with their airline for their flight status.
Lots of questions about airlines' flight cancellations today. @LASairport is open and flights are taking off and landing. @FAANews implemented a traffic management program due to weather conditions, causing some delays. Please check with airline to learn your flight's status.— McCarran Airport (@LASairport) July 9, 2021
The FAA said Friday afternoon that the delays at McCarran are due to wind and heat.
"The delays at McCarran International Airport are due to heat and wind, they are currently rearranging the runways," a spokesperson for the agency said via email.