Coast Guard reopens the Ports of Jacksonville, Fernandina with restrictions

Coast Guard reopens the Ports of Jacksonville, Fernandina with restrictions
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Effective 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port has reopened the Ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina and all other terminals and facilities with restrictions. Hurricane Irma’s severe weather is no longer a threat to the ports of Northeast Florida. However, the conditions of the waterways and port infrastructure are still unknown, and full assessments of the affected...

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu in Jacksonville, Fernandina

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu in Jacksonville, Fernandina
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Effective  8 a.m. Thursday, the Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition Zulu for the Ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Matthew that may arrive within 12 hours. During this port condition the port will remain closed to all incoming and outgoing vessel traffic until directed by the...

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE in Jacksonville, Fernandina

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE in Jacksonville, Fernandina
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Effective 6 p.m. Tuesday, the Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition Yankee for the Ports of Jacksonville and Fernandina due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated by Hurricane Matthew that may arrive within 24 hours. Vessels will be able to move within the port with no restrictions; however mariners are...