Hurricane Henri is beginning to impact Block Island with high winds and high waves, Tropical storm conditions continue to spread across portions of southern New England .
USA – Block Island Is located 14 miles (23 km) east of Montauk Point, Long Island, New York, named after Dutch explorer Adriaen Block.
According to National Hurricane Center , 7:00 AM EDT Tropical Storm Henri Update: Tropical storm conditions continue to spread across portions of southern New England.
The New Shoreham police department on Friday urged people to reconsider their travel plan, posting on Twitter, “We do not have an emergency shelter or public safety resources to accommodate visitors during the storm.” Interstate Navigation Company, said on its website that ferry service to Newport is suspended Saturday through Monday. Ferries will stop running to Point Judith late Saturday afternoon, and service is canceled on Sunday. Hurricane Henri.
NHC gave some information and advice to the residents in east coast :