Coast Guard ready for Hurricane Ian

Coast Guard ready for Hurricane Ian
MIAMI — Crews across the Seventh Coast Guard District are prepared to support the State of Florida’s rescue, response and recovery needs following Hurricane Ian’s anticipated arrival, Tuesday. Hurricane Ian is projected to make landfall as a Category 4 storm with winds estimated to reach between 130 and 156 miles per hour. Additional severe weather risks include storm surge, heavy seas, and rain...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Port of Canaveral

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Port of Canaveral
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set Port Condition Yankee. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Jacksonville (COTP) has set Port Condition Yankee for the Port of Canaveral, Tuesday, due to forecasted sustained tropical storm force winds of 39 mph and gusts up to 73 mph generated by Hurricane Ian that may arrive within 24...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-Ray for ports of Jacksonville

Coast Guard sets port condition X-Ray for ports of Jacksonville
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition X-Ray. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Jacksonville (COTP) set Port Condition X-Ray for the Port of Jacksonville, Fernandina, Canaveral and all other Northeast Florida terminals and facilities...

Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Ian along Florida coast

Coast Guard prepares for Hurricane Ian along Florida coast
Earliest Reasonable Arrival Time ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard is making preparation for the arrival of Hurricane Ian along Florida’s gulf coast and for response to any related distress or storm damage. The maritime community and boating public are strongly urged to track the storm’s progress and take early action to protect themselves and their vessels. Extremely high seas, heavy rains,...

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Jacksonville, Fernandina

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Jacksonville, Fernandina
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition Whiskey. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Effective 8 p.m. Saturday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Jacksonville (COTP) set port condition Whiskey for the Port of Jacksonville and Fernandina due to the earliest Tropical...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for St. Petersburg

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for St. Petersburg
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition Whiskey. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) for St. Petersburg set port condition Whiskey for the Port of St. Petersburg, due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph...

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Canaveral

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Canaveral
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition Whiskey. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) JACKSONVILLE, Fla. —Effective 8 a.m. Saturday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition Whiskey for the Port of Canaveral due to the earliest Tropical Storm Force Winds arriving within...

Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Key West sets Port Condition Whiskey

Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Key West sets Port Condition Whiskey
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition Whiskey. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) KEY WEST, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Key West set port condition Whiskey for the Port of Key West due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated...

Coast Guard crews assess, reopen ports impacted by Hurricane Fiona

Coast Guard crews assess, reopen ports impacted by Hurricane Fiona
An aircrew from Coast Guard Air Station Borinquen conduct an overflight of Puerto Rico in the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona. (U.S. Coast Guard photo) MIAMI — Personnel from the Seventh Coast Guard District in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands are assessing ports and waters impacted in the aftermath of Hurricane Fiona, Tuesday. Currently, all ports in Puerto Rico are open to commerce, with the...