More than 1,500 flights have been cancelled at Chicago and Detroit airports as a result of heavy snow, and more is set for large parts of the country in the coming days.

A blanket of snow swept over the Great Lakes and the Northeast during the winter storm, causing chaos at two of the nation’s busiest airports.

The wintry weather mostly moved out of the Plains overnight on Saturday, pushing further into Wisconsin, Illinois and Indiana.

Flight-tracking website FlightAware reported that 1,397 flights were canceled in Chicago’s O’Hare and Midway airports — about half arrivals and half departures.

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