CHICAGO (AP) - Almost 1,200 flights have been canceled at Chicago's two
airports as a deep freeze lingers across the country.
The city's Department of Aviation says Tuesday that airlines have canceled
about 1,000 flights at O'Hare International Airport. Another 180 were
canceled at Midway International Airport. Delays were reported at both
On Monday, airlines canceled about 1,700 flights at the two airports, while
1,300 were canceled Sunday when nearly foot of snow fell on the city.
The National Weather Service says the temperature was 10 degrees below zero
at O'Hare Tuesday morning, although the wind chill made it feel
significantly colder. BY midday, the temperature climbed to two below.