Coast Guard closes multiple Washington, Oregon river bars

Seattle – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River, in Astoria, Ore., and the COTP Sector Puget Sound in Seattle issued the closure of multiple river bars within Oregon and Washington due to hazardous conditions Sunday. The bars at Siuslaw River, Ore., Depoe Bay, Ore., and Quillayute River, Wash., are closed. The bar closure applies to all vessels and any request to transit...

Tillamook Bay bar closed by Coast Guard

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River, in Astoria issued the closure of the Tillamook Bay bar near Garibaldi, Ore., due to hazardous conditions Sunday. The bar closure applies to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to reopening must be approved by the COTP, Sector Columbia River. Mariners may contact the Coast Guard on VHF-FM Channel 16...

Chetco River bar closed by Coast Guard

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River, in Astoria issued the closure of the Chetco River bar near Brookings, Ore., due to hazardous conditions Thursday. In addition to Chetco River, the bars at Siuslaw River, Ore., Depoe Bay, Ore., and Umpqua River, Ore., remain closed. The bar closures applies to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to...

Coast Guard closes Depoe Bay, Ore., bar

NEWPORT, Ore. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River in Astoria, Ore., issued the closure of the Depoe Bay, Ore., bar entrance due to hazardous conditions at approximately 12 p.m. Friday. The bar closure applies to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to reopening must be approved by the COTP, Sector Columbia River. Mariners may contact the Coast Guard...

Coast Guard closes multiple river bars in Washington and Oregon

SEATTLE — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River, in Astoria, Ore., and the COTP Sector Puget Sound in Seattle issued the closure of multiple river bars within Oregon and Washington due to hazardous conditions Thursday. The bars at Quillayute River, Wash., Grays Harbor, Wash., and the Columbia River are closed. The bar closure applies to all vessels and any request to...

Coast Guard closes several Oregon river bar entrances

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) Sector Columbia River, in Astoria, Ore., issued closures for the Siuslaw, Umpqua and Rogue River, Ore., bar entrances due to hazardous conditions at approximately 1 p.m., Tuesday. The bar closures apply to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to reopening must be approved by the COTP, Sector Columbia River. Mariners may contact...

Coast Guard closes Tillamook River bar entrance

USCG File PhotoSEATTLE — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Sector Columbia River, in Astoria, Ore., has closed the Tillamook River, Ore., bar entrance due to hazardous conditions, Wednesday. The bar closures are for all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to re-opening must be approved by the Captain of the Port, Sector Columbia River. Mariners may contact the Coast Guard on VHF-FM...

Coast Guard Captain of the Port Sector Columbia River, closes Chetco River bar entrance

ASTORIA, Ore. — Coast Guard Captain of the Port (CATP) for Sector Columbia River issued a bar closure for Chetco River, Ore., at approximately 4:40 p.m. Tuesday due to hazardous conditions. As a result of high water, debris and limited search and rescue capabilities, the Chetco River Bar is closed to all vessels. Vessels are advised to remain at sea until conditions improve. The bar closure is for...

Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Sector Columbia River, closes additional bar entrances

Tillamook Bay USCG File PhotoSEATTLE — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Sector Columbia River, in Astoria, Ore., has closed the Depoe Bay, Ore., Yaquina Bay, Ore., Coos Bay, Ore., Umpqua River, Ore., and Grays Harbor, Wash., bar entrances due to hazardous conditions, Sunday. The bar closures are for all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to re-opening must be approved by the Captain...