Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Honolulu and Kauai Counties

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Honolulu and Kauai Counties
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition ZULU for Honolulu and Kauai Counties Sunday morning. The Coast Guard reminds mariners that our facilities and ports are safest when the inventory of vessels is at a minimum. While port condition ZULU remains in effect, port facilities will be restricted until the storm has passed and crews complete damage assessment surveys. At 0800...

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii County ahead of Hurricane Douglas

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii County ahead of Hurricane Douglas
Forecast Cone for Storm Center HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition ZULU for Hawaii County, Saturday. Maui County anticipates to follow to port condition ZULU at 8:00 p.m. Honolulu County anticipates to set port condition ZULU early Sunday at 2 a.m. Kauai County anticipates to set port condition ZULU at 8 a.m., Sunday. var _bos = _bos||[]; _bos.push({ "div": "Brid_29352540",...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Hawaii and Maui for Hurricane Douglas

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Hawaii and Maui for Hurricane Douglas
Honolulu — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition X-RAY for Hawaii and Maui Counties, Friday. Port condition WHISKEY was also set for Kauai County. At 5 a.m., Hurricane Douglas was 895 miles east-southeast of Hilo, with maximum sustained winds of 120 mph moving west-northwest at 18 mph. Douglas is currently a category 3 hurricane. At port condition X-RAY, gale force winds of...

Coast Guard prepares for Tropical Storm Hanna along Texas coast

Coast Guard prepares for Tropical Storm Hanna along Texas coast
An HC-144 Ocean Sentry sits at the ready to respond to Tropical Storm Hanna at Coast Guard Air Station Corpus Christi, July 24, 2020. (U.S Coast Guard photo) CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — The Coast Guard is preparing for the arrival of Tropical Storm Hanna by forward deploying assets and broadcasting the weather to mariners along the Texas coast Friday. Coast Guard Sector/Air Station Corpus Christi deployed...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii, Maui, and Honolulu

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii, Maui, and Honolulu
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii, Maui and Honolulu Counties, Thursday. At 11 a.m., Hurricane Douglas was 1235 miles east-southeast Hilo with maximum sustained winds of 125 mph. The Captain of the Port is anticipating to set port condition WHISKEY for Kauai County Friday morning. During port condition WHISKEY, gale force winds of 39 mph are predicted...

Coast Guard urges mariners to prepare for Tropical Depression 8 along Texas coast

Coast Guard urges mariners to prepare for Tropical Depression 8 along Texas coast
Tropical Storm Force Wind Speeds Probabilities. National Hurricane Center graphic. HOUSTON — The Coast Guard is urging the maritime community and boating public to prepare for the arrival of Tropical Depression Eight along the Texas coast Friday. The depression is expected to strengthen to tropical storm force winds and bring heavy rain to portions of the Texas coast, resulting in flash flooding....

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida

Coast Guard halts illegal passenger vessel operation near Star Island, Florida
The 45-foot boat Fantasy Island operates near Star Island, Florida, July 18, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with 14 people aboard, Saturday, who were operating illegal as a small passenger vessel under the control of a credentialed mariner in the vicinity of Star Island. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami Beach 33-foot...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Tampa Bay

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Tampa Bay
A Coast Guard Station St. Petersburg 29-foot Response Boat–Small boatcrew, and Coast Guard Investigative Officers board a suspected illegal charter boat near Maximo Marina, St. Petersburg, Florida, July 16, 2020.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Ashley J. Johnson) ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The Coast Guard terminated an illegal charter Thursday near Maximo Marina in St. Petersburg. A...

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina

Coast Guard halts illegal charter near Sea Isle Marina
A Coast Guard Station Miami Beach law enforcement boarding team halts a 21-foot pontoon boat Friday, near Sea Isle Marina, Miami, Florida, July 17, 2020. (U.S. Coast Guard photo.) MIAMI — The Coast Guard terminated the voyage of a pleasure craft with eight people aboard, Thursday, who were operating as an illegal charter in the vicinity of Sea Isle Marina. While on patrol, a Coast Guard Station Miami...