Captain of the Port re-opens port of Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The captain of the port for Jacksonville has re-opened the port and approaches of Jacksonville following Tropical Storm Fay Saturday at noon.

A team of Coast Guard inspectors and Coast Guard aids to navigation crew members found minimum discrepancies as a result of the Fay. Mariners are cautioned not to rely solely on channel markers as they may have moved off station during the effects of Fay.

Coast Guard crews will continue to assess the nearby waterways to ensure that all aids to navigation affected by Fay are working properly as soon as possible.

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