Martha’s Vineyard, Nantucket, and much of southeastern Massachusetts and Cape Cod could see heavy snow and blizzard conditions. Snowfall could total 18 inches.
Snowfall will be heavy at times Thursday afternoon —falling at the rate of two to three inches per hour — before tapering off in the evening.
A north wind will blow at 25 to 25 mph, with gusts up to 70 mph.
The Steamship Authority anticipates ferry delays and cancellations and advises travelers to check their website for further updates: steamshipauthority.
For additional storm information, visit weather.gov.