Coast Guard recovers cruise ship passenger near the Strait of Juan de Fuca

Coast Guard recovers cruise ship passenger near the Strait of Juan de Fuca
googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); A Coast Guard helicopter aircrew from Air Station Port Angeles transfers an unresponsive individual to local Emergency Medical Service personnel after recovering him the water near the Strait of Juan de Fuca on July 10, 2018.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) SEATTLE — A Coast Guard helicopter rescue...

13th District Coast Guard has busy weekend, stresses use of lifesaving equipment

13th District Coast Guard has busy weekend, stresses use of lifesaving equipment
Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter file photo by Chief Petty Officer David Mosley SEATTLE — Coast Guard rescue crews across Washington responded to multiple cases this weekend involving mariners not wearing lifejackets and deficiencies of lifesaving equipment found aboard vessels. With warmer spring weather coming to the Pacific Northwest, the Coast Guard stresses the importance...

Coast Guard rescues 5 fishermen from flooding ship

Coast Guard rescues 5 fishermen from flooding ship
The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Cuttyhunk pass two dewatering pumps to the crew of the fishing vessel Sunnfjord as their vessel took on water off Cape Alava, Wash., Jan. 31, 2018. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Alexander Warriner. NEAH BAY, Wash. — Coast Guard crews rescued five fisherman, who had to abandon ship due to flooding while west of Cape Alava, Wednesday. A 47-foot...

Coast Guard rescues two near Neah Bay

Coast Guard rescues two near Neah Bay
A 22-foot recreational boat sits on a beach at Kydaka Point near Neah Bay, Wash., Aug. 13, 2017. U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Corey Castillo. SEATTLE – A Coast Guard ground party rescued two people from an aground 22-foot recreational boat off Kydaka Point about 10 miles east of Neah Bay, Sunday night. The ground party found a male and female huddled together in the grounded...

Coast Guard searching for a person in the water near Cape Flattery, Wash

Coast Guard searching for a person in the water near Cape Flattery, Wash
USCG File Photo WARRENTON, Ore. — The Coast Guard is searching for a man who was reportedly swept from the rocks near the Hole in the Wall cove in Cape Flattery, Washington, Sunday. A Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles MH-65 Dolphin helicopter crew, a Coast Guard Station Neah Bay 47-foot motor life boat crew as well as a Neah Bay firefighters are currently on scene searching for the man. Watchstanders...

Coast Guard Station Neah Bay rescues 3 in Makah Bay after mayday call

Coast Guard Station Neah Bay rescues 3 in Makah Bay after mayday call
SEATTLE — A Coast Guard boat crew saved three men after their vessel capsized near Strawberry Rock in Makah Bay, Monday. A 47-foot Motor Life Boat crew from Coast Guard Station Neah Bay pulled the three men off their overturned vessel and transported them to the station where emergency medical services personnel were waiting to treat the men for reported symptoms of hypothermia. The rescue came after...

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Cape Flattery

Coast Guard suspends search for missing diver near Cape Flattery
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard suspended the active search for a female diver who went missing off Duncan Rock near Cape Flattery, Wednesday evening. The search was suspended at about 5:30 p.m., after crews aboard the Coast Guard Cutter Swordfish, MH-65 Dolphin helicopters, from Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, and boatcrews aboard a 47-foot Motor Life Boat and 29-foot Response Boat-Small II, from Coast...

Coast Guard continues search for missing diver near Cape Flattery, Wash.

Coast Guard continues search for missing diver near Cape Flattery, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is continuing its search for Lynn Flaherty, a diver reported missing off Duncan Rock near Cape Flattery. The Coast Guard has searched more than 290 square miles and 1,028 miles of trackline as of 9 a.m. Flaherty, a 61 year-old female who was last known to be wearing a dry suit, is reported to be experienced with more than 2,100 dives and is equipped with a personal...

Coast Guard searching for missing diver near Cape Flattery, Wash.

Coast Guard searching for missing diver near Cape Flattery, Wash.
SEATTLE — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing diver off Duncan Rock near Cape Flattery. Missing is Lynn Flaherty, a 61 year-old female wearing a dry suit, who reportedly has 1,200 dives worth of experience. A watchstander at Coast Guard Sector Puget Sound received a report of the missing diver at 11:25 a.m., and immediately directed the launch of search crews from Coast Guard Station Neah...