Cross Sound Ferry will not run Monday

TIM KELLY FILE PHOTO | A Cross Sound Ferry boat rounds the Orient Point Lighthouse on its way to New London.

With rough seas and high winds as Hurricane Sandy approaches Long Island, Cross Sound Ferry has cancelled several Sunday evening and Monday departures from both New London and Orient.

The 3:30, 7, 7:30, 8 and 8:45 p.m. boats from New London and the 5:30, 8:45 and 9:15 p.m. boats leaving from Orient have all been removed from the schedule Sunday. Sea jet departures have all been cancelled.

There will be no ferry service Monday.

To check on the status of departures, call 323-2525.