Midwest snowstorm closes schools and grounds flights
Blizzard and winter storm warnings were issued for a large swath of the central Plains and Great Lakes region.
By Associated Press |
CHICAGO — Schools in several states were closed Monday after a snowstorm blanketed much of the Midwest, canceling hundreds of flights.
The National Weather Service issued blizzard and winter storm warnings Sunday for a large swath of the central Plains and Great Lakes region.
Flight-tracking website FlightAware reported that more than 1,200 flights headed to or from the U.S. were canceled on one of the busiest travel days of the year.