Southport-Fort Fisher ferry still suspended Sunday due to heavy rain and winds

Southport-Fort Fisher ferry still suspended Sunday due to heavy rain and winds
The Southport/Ft. Fisher ferry is suspended until future notice.

SOUTHPORT-FORT FISHER, N.C. (WECT) - The North Carolina Department of Transportation has suspended ferry operations for six of its seven routes Saturday and Sunday.

Because of the inclement weather forecasted along the NC coast, transportation leaders suspended ferry routes for the Southport-Fort Fisher ferry starting at 8 a.m.

The weather will present hazardous conditions for the ferries along the coast. NCDOT will monitor the weather and determine when operations can resume.

For updates, follow @NCDOT_Ferry on Twitter.

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