CHICAGO (CBS)– O’Hare International Airport has canceled 300 flights and Midway International Airport canceled 100 as of 10:45 a.m. Wednesday, as the Chicago area continues to deal with a winter storm.
Departures at O’Hare were running about 42 minutes behind on average, while arrivals were running an average of 70 minutes behind.READ MORE: BREAKING: Police Respond To Report Of Shots Fired In River Oaks Center Mall In Calumet City
Both arrivals and departures at Midway were delayed an average of 15 minutes.READ MORE: Off-Duty CPD Officer Jose Castro Killed In High Speed Crash In Arlington Heights
This information is according to the Chicago Department of Aviation.
On Monday of this week, more flights were canceled at both Chicago-area airports. 126 flights had been canceled at O’Hare and 22 were canceled at Midway on Monday morning.MORE NEWS: 11-Year-Old Charged In Beating, Carjacking Is Part Of Trend Of Children Carjacking With Adults
There is a winter weather advisory in effect for most of the Chicago area until 3 p.m. today.