Coast Guard rescues 2 after fishing vessel takes on water near Coos Bay, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues 2 after fishing vessel takes on water near Coos Bay, Oregon
File photo of a Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Lifeboat COOS BAY, Ore. — A 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Coos Bay assisted the fishing vessel Car Tanya, Sunday evening. The boat crew successfully dewatered and towed the 58-foot fishing vessel 13 miles back to Coos Bay. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received a request for assistance from the mariners aboard the...

Coast Guard reopens Port of Key West with restrictions

Coast Guard reopens Port of Key West with restrictions
Sail boats and personal craft litter the shoreline near Naval Air Station Key West, Florida, Sept. 15, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Dustin R. Williams. ORLANDO, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port reopened the Port of Key West with restrictions, Friday. The Port of Key West has been closed since September 8 prior to Hurricane Irma crossing the Florida Keys. The...

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — As of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port has reopened the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions. Due to potential effects from Hurricane Irma throughout the Brunswick area, mariners are urged to transit with caution considering the possibility of aids to navigation discrepancies or other hazards to navigation. If discovered, please report any of these issues...

Coast Guard reopens Port of Miami with restrictions

Coast Guard reopens Port of Miami with restrictions
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has determined the Port of Miami is safe more marine traffic and has reopened the port for operations with restrictions at 5 a.m. Wednesday. All operations are currently authorized during daylight hours only. No nighttime operations are permitted. Due to potential effects from Hurricane Irma throughout south Florida, mariners are urged to transit with caution...

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Everglades and Port of Palm Beach

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Everglades and Port of Palm Beach
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has determined that the Port of Everglades is safe for marine traffic and reopened the port with no restrictions at 8 p.m. Tuesday. The Captain of the Port also has reopened the Port of Palm Beach with no restrictions as of 12:30 p.m. Wednesday. Due to potential effects from Hurricane Irma throughout coastal Florida, mariners are urged to transit with caution...

Coast Guard closes Tampa, St. Petersburg and Manatee ports

Coast Guard closes Tampa, St. Petersburg and Manatee ports
TAMPA, Fla. – The Coast Guard has closed Tampa, St. Petersburg and Manatee ports, and set Hurricane Condition ZULU (sustained Gale Force winds from a hurricane force storm are predicted within 12 hours). The ports are closed to all inbound and outbound traffic. No vessel may enter, depart or transit within this safety zone without the permission of the Captain of the Port (COTP). All cargo and bunker...

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu, closes Port Canaveral

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu, closes Port Canaveral
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Effective 10 a.m. Saturday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition Zulu for Port Canaveral and all other terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 12 hours. Sustained winds between 39 and 54 mph are possible within 12 hours. Mariners are reminded there are no safe...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Charleston

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Charleston
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Effective 8 p.m. Friday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition X-ray for the Port of Charleston and all other terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 48 hours. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Savannah, Brunswick

CHARLESTON, S.C. — Effective 12 p.m. Friday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition X-ray for the Ports of Savannah and Brunswick and all other terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 48 hours. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations...