Harbor Walk, Cove Walk, Fort Taber to Close Tuesday Due to Expected High Winds

New Bedford, Massachusetts – The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a high wind warning beginning at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 9th, through 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 10th for Southern Bristol County including New Bedford.  The NWS forecast calls for sustained winds of 30 to 40 mph with gusts of up to 65 mph. The strongest winds are expected Tuesday evening through daybreak Wednesday.

Based on the expected weather conditions, the Harbor Walk, Cove Walk, and Fort Taber will be closed at 4 p.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 9th until further notice. Residents are encouraged to monitor the City’s social media on Facebook and Twitter for further information.