Winds Play Havoc With Ferries to Nantucket - NECN

Winds Play Havoc With Ferries to Nantucket



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    NANTUCKET, Mass. (AP) - Strong winds are causing problems for
    ferries running between Cape Cod and Nantucket.
    The Steamship Authority says its 8 a.m. ferry from Hyannis was

    canceled on Thursday because of what it described as "extremeweather conditions."
    Three ferries scheduled to travel from Nantucket to Hyannis were
    also canceled.
    It was the third day in a row that some ferries had to be
    The island is under a wind advisory posted by the National
    Weather Service through 2 p.m. Thursday. The forecast calls for
    winds of 25-35 mph with gusts of 45 mph.
    A gale warning is also in effect until 4 p.m. for ocean waters
    off Massachusetts and Rhode Island.
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