Because of Hurricane Irene, Amtrak has canceled most train service south of Washington for today, Saturday and Sunday.
The following cancellations are in effect for today, Saturday and Sunday, according to an Amtrak news release:
-- Auto Train Trains 52 and 53 (Sanford, Fla. - Lorton, Va.)
-- Palmetto Trains 89 and 90 (New York - Savannah)
-- Silver Star Trains 91 and 92 (New York -Tampa - Miami), canceled New York to Jacksonville; train will operate between Jacksonville and Miami
-- Silver Meteor Trains 97 and 98 (New York - Miami)
The following cancellation is in effect for today:
--Northeast Regional Trains 67 and 83 (Boston – Newport News) will terminate in Washington
The following cancellation is in effect for Saturday:
--Carolinian Trains 79 and 80 (New York - Charlotte, N.C.)
For more information, call 800-USA-RAIL or see Amtrak.com for schedule information and train status updates.