CHICAGO (CBS) — Arriving flights were delayed by up to two and a half hours at O’Hare International Airport Tuesday afternoon as severe thunderstorms swept through the Chicago area.

The Federal Aviation Administration reported there was a traffic management program in effect at O’Hare, with some arriving flights delayed by two hours and 32 minutes.

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Departure delays were running between 16 and 30 minutes.

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Flight delays were not reported at Midway International Airport.

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CBS 2 Chicago Staff