Storm leads to flight cancellations at metro NYC airports
Eighty-five per cent of flights out of New York City cancelled.
Port Authority of New York and New Jersey spokesman Steve Coleman says 1,124 flights are cancelled at LaGuardia Airport on Tuesday.
Coleman says about 200 passengers are stranded at Kennedy airport, where 757 flights are cancelled.
Newark Liberty International Airport has more than 1,000 flights cancelled. AirTrain Newark service is suspended and free alternate shuttle buses are being provided.
Travellers are advised to check with their airlines.