Cape May Ferry service still on ice

Service on the Cape May-Lewes Ferry is suspended again Saturday because of frigid temperatures and ice.

Significant ice accumulations in the Cape May canal and wind conditions with the bomb cyclone shut down service as of Thursday. Continued wind and ice conditions, particularly at the mouth of the bay, have prohibited the ferry from resuming service, according to the Delaware River and Bay Authority, which operates the ferry.

“Cape May canal is completely frozen over with ice that’s probably about 1-foot thick, at minimum,” Heath Gehrke, director of ferry operations, said Saturday.

The solid ice extends out about half a mile …read more

Source: NJ.com Cape May

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