Several cancellations of flights at Miami International Airport due to bad weather left thousands of passengers stranded on Monday.
Passengers were unable to reach hotels due to a lack of vacancies.
On Monday, Miami International Airport reported that 70 flights had been delayed and 142 had been canceled due to severe thunderstorms in central and southern Florida since Sunday noon.
Several flights are also expected to be canceled and delayed in the coming hours.
Miami Airport spokesman Gregory Chen said about 10,000 passengers to and from the airport have been affected by delays and cancellations.
The affected airlines include American Airlines, Delta, Frontier, JetBlue, Southwest, and United.