Flights had been backed up for Christmas Eve vacationers attempting to land at Chicago’s airports as a result of of dense fog Tuesday morning.
The floor stops at O’Hare and Midway airports began at 5: 36 a.m. and had been lifted at 9: 28 a.m. CT, fixed with the FAA.
The climate resulted in about 50 cancellations and about 290 delays at O’Hare, and about 70 cancellations and 20 delays at Midway, fixed with FlightAware.
However those lastly touchdown in Chicago will seemingly be greeted with a clear Christmas Gift — this 365 days is forecast to be the warmest Christmas Eve and Christmas Day in Chicago in decades.
The temperature is anticipated to attain 52 levels Tuesday and 54 levels Wednesday.
The final time the Windy City had temperatures above 50 levels on each Christmas Eve and Christmas Day was as soon as 1982.
In the Southeast, a storm brought over 1 foot of rain to South Florida and as much as 6 inches to coastal South Carolina.
Flooding was as soon as reported from Charleston, South Carolina, to Miami.
One of the most worst flooding was as soon as from Fortress Lauderdale to Hollywood, where Fortress Lauderdale’s day to day file rainfall of 7.13 inches was as soon as broken.
In downtown Charleston, a day to day file rainfall of 3.62 inches was as soon as reported.
The storm is slowly starting up to device again from the Southeast flee, nevertheless Tuesday morning’s excessive tide might presumably presumably also lift more flooding to downtown Charleston.
A moist Christmas for California
One storm has already brought more than 3 inches of rain, mudslides and flooding to Southern California. That storm is now bright inland, bringing heavy rain to Arizona.
Now a second storm is forming in the Pacific Ocean and taking goal at California.
By Wednesday evening, the storm will near in coastal California with heavy rain persevering with into Thursday.
Rainfall might presumably presumably also attain as much as three inches spherical Los Angeles and San Diego, with flash flooding and mudslides possible.
In the mountains, snow might presumably presumably also acquire to diverse toes and shuttle will seemingly be treacherous.
ABC News‘ Mina Kaji contributed to this file.