Big storm approaching, says Ferries

  • Mar. 1, 2011 3:00 p.m.

Environment Canada is forecasting storm force winds for the Straight of Georgia during the morning of Wednesday, March 2, and hurricane force winds for Queen Charlotte Sound on Wednesday, March 2.BC Ferries is advising customers that there is a strong probability of sailing cancellations in various locations throughout the fleet on March 2 due to high winds.Up-to-date information about any service interruptions will be posted on our website. BC Ferries is advising customers to check for service notices on the route they intend to travel on our website at www.bcferries.com or follow us on Twitter before heading to the terminals.Safety is BC Ferries number one priority. On occasion it is necessary to cancel or delay sailings due to severe weather conditions.