Editor's note: the Steamship Authority released this statement on Friday regarding possible trip cancellations due to Hurricane Sandy:
Based on the most recent forecasts from the National Weather Service, the Steamship Authority anticipates possible trip cancellations Sunday night into Tuesday due to the potential impacts of Hurricane Sandy. To make or modify a reservation please call 508.477.8600, online at www.steamshipauthority.com, or visit one of the terminals.
There is still a lot of uncertainty as to the projected track, timing and intensity of Hurricane Sandy. The Steamship Authority is continuing to monitor the progress of the pending storm and will issue further travel advisories and updates as revised forecasts are released by the National Weather Service.
For additional information on the storm please refer to the National Hurricane Center. www.nhc.noaa.gov