SSA service is on a trip by trip basis for the remainder of Wednesday

The Nantucket prepared to depart Vineyard Haven at 8:15 am, Wednesday in advance of the storm.

Ferry service to and from Martha’s Vineyard is on a trip by trip basis, the Steamship Authority announced at 4:15 pm, Wednesday.

The National Weather Service has issued a high wind advisory from 2 pm, Wednesday until 3 am, Thursday.

The Steamship Authority has suspended ferry service to Nantucket today due to high winds and rough seas.

The Steamship Authority added extra service to its Tuesday schedule in anticipation of service service disruptions late today, one of the busiest travel days of the year.

The Steamship Authority advises its customers to check the Authority’s website for further updates at

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The National Weather Service said that while the chief impact of this storm is expected to be heavy snow, northeast to north winds gusting up to 60 mph are possible across the Cape and Islands.