US blizzard forecast prompts more than 2,000 preemptive flight cancellations

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Got any US travel plans tomorrow? Good luck with that.

As a snowstorm bears down on the busy northeast US, travel is already expected to snarl in some of the most heavily trafficked corridors between cities like Boston, New York and Washington DC.

Flightaware, which tracks air traffic data, said that air cancellations within, into or out of the US on Thursday have already hit 2,365. That number could climb depending on how the storm tracks and what sort of havoc it wreaks.

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