Gale force winds in the local area caused several flight delays at LF Wade International Airport today.

At least eight flights were affected by the weather, with delays out of Atlanta, Charlotte, Fort Lauderdale, Boston, New York and Miami.

By 5pm, Skyport confirmed that the Boston flight was the only one forced to turn back.

The JetBlue flight out of Boston was scheduled to leave at 7:40pm.

A gale warning remained in effect this evening.