Flash flood closes Mexican airport

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CHIHUAHUA, MEXICO (CNN FOX NEWS) - Flooding causes an airport to shut down in Mexico.  The rising flash flood waters brought the  Chihuahua International airport to a stand-still, leaving travelers carrying their luggage while trying to evacuate the terminal.

Airport workers tried their best to clear out the water.

The flooding forced cancellation of at least fifteen flights.

The storms dropped more rain than usually seen over the course of a year.