– Record snowfall in Chicago – Happy Halloween! (Ice Age Now, Nov 1, 2014):
Halloween started with a record snowfall for many Chicago-area residents.
As of 8 a.m. Friday, O’Hare and Chicago Rockford International Airport had one-tenth of an inch of snow, the most on record for Oct. 31 for the city of Chicago, according to the weather service.
The snow and wind caused hundreds of flight cancellations and delays Friday at O’Hare International Airport, officials said.