Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Hampton Roads

googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0'); }); PORTSMOUTH, Va. — The Captain of the Port for Sector Hampton Roads has set port condition Whiskey at noon for Hampton Roads due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Hurricane Irene may arrive within 72 hours. The ports are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations...

Tug Allides with Gilmerton Bridge

CHESAPEAKE, Va. – Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads watchstanders received a report of an allision of a construction tug with the Gilmerton Railroad Bridge Thursday morning.

Coast Guard Air Station Elizabeth City medevacs 2 divers east of Virginia Beach

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A Coast Guard helicopter crew medically evacuated two men Saturday from a dive boat about 30 miles east of Virginia Beach.

Coast Guard releases Operation Safe Catch numbers for Virginia and North Carolina

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Coast Guard has completed Operation Safe Catch and released the final numbers, Thursday, after six months of education, outreach and enforcement Thursday.

Station Portsmouth rescues 2 men near Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard crews rescued two men from the water after their boat sank near the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel Saturday afternoon.

Station Milford Haven responds to marina fire in York county

NORFOLK, Va. – Coast Guard crews along with York County Fire Department responded to a marina fire at the York River Yacht Haven Marina in Gloucester Point, Va., early Monday morning.

Coast Guard rescues two, medevacs one in two separate Hampton Roads cases

PORTSMOUTH, Va. – Coast Guard units saved two people and medevaced a third in two separate incidents on Sunday and Monday in Hampton Roads.

Coast Guard, Norfolk Fire Rescue and Virginia Beach Fire Department crews respond to marina fire

NORFOLK, Va. – Coast Guard crews along with Norfolk Fire Rescue and Virginia Beach Fire Department responded to a marina fire at the Vinings Landing Marina in Norfolk early Wednesday morning.

Coast Guard medevacs man east of Chincoteague, Va.Coast Guard medevacs man east of Chincoteague, Va.

CHINCOTEAGUE, Va. – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man from a fishing boat about 40 miles east of Chincoteague just after 12 p.m. Saturday.