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Hundreds of flights canceled at Chicago airports

Published: Wednesday, Feb. 5, 2014 12:30 p.m. CDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Airlines at Chicago's two major airports have canceled about 415 flights because of a storm that's dumping up to six inches of snow in the city.

The city's Department of Aviation says about 370 flights have been canceled at O'Hare International Airport on Wednesday. Delays are averaging about 30 minutes.

Meanwhile at Midway International Airport, about 45 flights have been canceled. Delays are also being reported there because of de-icing.

The National Weather Service in Romeoville says snow nearly 7 inches of snow fell at each airport.

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