Chicago O’Hare and Midway Airports trying to get back to normal this afternoon

A massive snowstorm stretching over a good portion of the United States yesterday has interrupted the travel plans of many passengers. Hardest hit is the Chicago area. 18 inches of snow was recorded at Midway and 17.1 inches at O’Hare. Both O’Hare and Midway airports are attempting to get back to normal operations later today although many flights were cancelled yesterday and today and crews and aircraft need to be relocated back to their appropriate airport.

2,000 flights were cancelled at ORD and MDW. Read the full report from the Chicago Sun-Times:


AP video on conditions in Chicago: