On Friday morning, the North Carolina Department of Transportation said they would run a two-boat schedule for the day.
The NCDOT said that shoaling on the Ocracoke side, from northwest winds, made too challenging of a route for the smaller vessel to maneuver.
Some departures were cancelled. Those are listed below.
From Hatteras: 7 a.m., 10 a.m., 1 p.m., and 4 p.m.
From Ocracoke: 8:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 2:30 p.m., and 5:30 p.m.
By 9:30 a.m. Thursday, the North Carolina Department of Transportation announced ferry routes were restored to normal schedules after whipping winds suspended some services.
The NCDOT said that the Hatteras-Ocracoke, Cherry Branch-Minnesott Beach and Pamlico River returned to their normal scheduled Thursday morning.
In total, the Department said 14 runs of the Cherry Branch-Minnesott route were cancelled.
NCDOT urged travelers to check on the departure times with individual terminals before booking reservations.
The North Carolina Department of Transportation stopped ferry services on the Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry Wednesday afternoon, and have yet to lift the suspension.
The NCDOT has not said when the Hatteras-Ocracoke Ferry will run again.
Just before the 6AM hour on Thursday, the NCDOT posted to Twitter that the Currituck Ferry would not make it's 6:00 or 6:50 runs due to 3 hour school delay.
Sound side flooding along N.C. 12 also closed the highway until further notice.
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