Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Coast Guard and Local Agencies Remove Vessels Damaged by Hurricane Harvey
Edward Primeau and Chief Petty Officer Rich Forte, both of the Coast Guard Atlantic Strike Team discuss the removal operations for a partially submerged vessel at Rockport Marina, Aransas, Texas, Sept. 29, 2017. The Coast Guard worked with the Texas General Land Office and contractors to remove displaced or partially submerged vessels after Hurricane Harvey. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer...

Coast Guard reopens Port of New Orleans

Coast Guard reopens Port of New Orleans
The Coast Guard has completed initial assessments of the Mississippi River and her tributaries following Hurricane Nate, October 8, 2017. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has completed initial assessments of the Mississippi River and its tributaries following Hurricane Nate, Sunday. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...

Cabin cruiser sunk by Hurricane Harvey refloated in Baytown, Texas

Cabin cruiser sunk by Hurricane Harvey refloated in Baytown, Texas
From left, vessel owner David Rappelet, Petty Officer 1st Class Dave Irvin, and Chief Warrant Officer 3 Anthony Winstead watch as contractors from Laredo Construction prepare to de-water and re-float Rappelet’s 38-foot cabin cruiser on Oct. 6, 2017. The Coast Guard is working with the Texas General Land Office and other federal, state, and local agencies to recover vessels damaged during Hurricane...

Coast Guard assesses Port of New Orleans following Hurricane Nate

Coast Guard assesses Port of New Orleans following Hurricane Nate
Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrews launched to complete Hurricane Nate damage assessment flights Sunday morning.. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles) NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has begun initial assessments of the Mississippi River and its tributaries to determine if there are any hazards to life, the environment, or property following...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Zulu for Mobile and New Orleans

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Zulu for Mobile and New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has continued securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Hurricane Nate continues to move north, Saturday. The Coast Guard has set Port Condition Zulu for the New Orleans and Mobile, Alabama, captain of the port zones. Port Condition Zulu suspends all port operations and is set when gale force winds are...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Mobile, Alabama

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Mobile, Alabama
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has begun securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Nate continues to move north Thursday. The Coast Guard has set Port Condition Yankee for the Mobile, Ala., Captain of the Port Zone. Port Condition Yankee is set when gale force winds are possible within 24 hours. All commercial vessels and...

Coast Guard urges caution as gale watch is issued for Lake Michigan

Coast Guard urges caution as gale watch is issued for Lake Michigan
CLEVELAND — The Coast Guard is urging caution across the waters of Lake Michigan due to potentially hazardous weather conditions throughout the weekend. A gale watch was issued for Lake Michigan beginning Friday morning and extending through late Saturday night and into Sunday morning. According to the National Weather Service, a gale watch is issued when the risk of gale force winds of 39 to 54...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition X-Ray for Mobile, Alabama

Coast Guard sets Port Condition X-Ray for Mobile, Alabama
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has begun securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Nate continues to move north Thursday. The Coast Guard has set Port Condition X-Ray for the Mobile Captain of the Port Zone. Port Condition X-Ray is set when gale force winds are possible within 48 hours. All commercial vessels and ocean going...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for New Orleans

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has continued securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Nate continues to move north Friday. The Coast Guard has set Port Condition Yankee for the New Orleans Captain of the Port zone. Port Condition Yankee is set when gale force winds are possible within 24 hours. All commercial vessels and...