Coast Guard closes river bars in Washington, Oregon

Coast Guard closes river bars in Washington, Oregon
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Capt. of the Port, for the Sector Puget Sound area of responsibility, has closed the Quillayute River bar, and the Capt. of the Port, for the Sector Columbia River, Ore., area of responsibility, has closed the Depoe Bay and Siuslaw River, Ore., bars, Thursday, due to hazardous conditions. The bar closures apply to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior...

Coast Guard closes Columbia River, Depoe Bay, Ore., bars, Sunday

Coast Guard closes Columbia River, Depoe Bay, Ore., bars, Sunday
ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Capt. of the Port, Sector Columbia River, Ore., has closed the Columbia River and Depoe Bay, Ore., bars, Sunday, due to hazardous conditions. The bar closures apply to all vessels and any request to transit the bars prior to re-opening must be approved by COPT, Sector Columbia River.  Mariners may contact the Coast Guard on VHF-FM Channel 16 for further information...