It’s not the first time winter storms have ruined Thanksgiving travel. Here are 5 others
An estimated 20 million people may face brutal weather as they travel this Thanksgiving, but they won't be alone. History provides a few examples of holiday storms that left wintry chaos in their wake. Here are five notable storms, starting with the Great Appalachian Storm in 1950 through the Thanksgiving Day storm that hit New York just 5 years ago.