Palm Springs Aerial Tramway reopens after technical difficulties

Tram was shut down from weather-related issues

Palm Springs Aerial Tramway closes due t

PALM SPRINGS, Calif. - The Palm Springs Aerial Tramway is back open Friday after being shut down Thursday due to technical difficulties following our recent thunderstorms.  Tram officials said the attraction was reopened at 8 a.m. Friday. 

Read: Storm damage, flooding and power outages reported throughout the Coachella Valley early Thursday morning

Several people hoping to travel up the tram said they were disappointed as they were hoping to get a great view at the clouds and storms on Thursday. 

Greg Purdy, public affairs manager for the Palm Springs Aerial Tramway, told KESQ / CBS Local 2 that the shutdown was most likely caused by weather conditions, which tramway officials confirmed Friday morning. 

The tram was shut down on March 31st after power outage difficulties as well

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