UPDATED – Traffic Alert: Lummi Island ferry service suspended due to weather

Typically, service will resume when officials determine it is safe to do so.

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Whatcom Chief making the crossing from Gooseberry Point to Lummi Island. Photo: Discover Ferndale

Weather is blamed for temporarily stopping ferry service between Lummi Island and Gooseberry Point officials announced about 9am this morning. Assumedly high winds this morning were a factor in the decision.

No estimate for resuming service was given.

A High Wind Warning is in effect until noon today as gusts to 60mph are expected. Gusts over 70mph have been reported in the Ferndale area since midnight.

UPDATE: 11:15am
Officials announced the ferry is back in service and running a modified schedule.