Port Canaveral, Fla.
A Royal Caribbean cruise ship is set to return to dock at Port Canaveral on Monday after being tossed about during rough weather in the Atlantic.
The Anthem of the Seas had left port at New Jersey on Saturday and was to take a seven-day cruise on its way to the Bahamas. It encountered the storm while travelling along the coast of the Carolina’s.
At one point, the ship battled severe winds of 100 miles per hour.
Passengers were ordered to stay in their cabins until the weather improved.
Officials with Royal Caribbean released a statement saying that there were no reports of any injuries. The ship did sustain some damage to public areas and some guest quarters but that the ship overall was in sea-worthy condition.
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