The MTA announced there will be no LIRR service east of Patchogue on the Montauk Branch or to and from Greenpoint.READ MORE: COVID Vaccine Mandate For New York City Teachers To Take Effect After Federal Appeals Court Lifts Temporary Ban
Service on the entire New Haven Line and the Wassaic Branch of the Harlem Line will also be suspended.
“Metro-North territory is particularly vulnerable to high winds due to trees and overhead power wires,” said Metro-North President Catherine Rinaldi.
“We strongly advise customers to avoid unnecessary travel if possible. Our workforce will be out working to enable us to restore service on the east end once it is safe to do so,” said LIRR President Phil Eng.
Patrol trains will operate on the suspended portion of the LIRR to assess damage, if it’s safe to do so.
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Meanwhile, Greyhound and Peter Pan bus lines are suspending all service at Port Authority Bus Terminal on Sunday.READ MORE: R. Kelly Found Guilty Of All Counts In Sex Trafficking, Racketeering Trial
Due to Hurricane Henri, Greyhound and Peter Pan have suspended all service beginning 12:01AM on 8/22 through 12AM on 8/23. Please check with you carrier for all service changes. https://t.co/9klMCEjt7c
— PABT. Wear a Face Covering. (@PABusTerminal) August 21, 2021
Amtrak announced Saturday all Northeast corridor service, including the Northeast Regional and Acela, between New York and Boston will be canceled Sunday.
.@AmtrakNECAlerts Due to Hurricane Henri, Amtrak service will be suspended on Sunday, 8/22, between New York & Boston in both directions. Consider alternate routes & allow for additional travel time. Info: https://t.co/vnPCa7vg4G. Multilingual & ASL Link: https://t.co/Z57h8ll8kC.
— NYCEM – Notify NYC (@NotifyNYC) August 21, 2021
They are also suspending train service on the Springfield Line between New Haven, Connecticut, and Springfield, Massachusetts.MORE NEWS: Parents Of Immunocompromised Girl Say Long Island School District Refused Requests For Adequate Remote Option
Service will continue to run between Chicago and Albany, along with service between Washington, D.C, and New York.