Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port Canaveral

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port Canaveral
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Effective 12 p.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition Whiskey for Port Canaveral terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 72 hours. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue while Whiskey...

Mariners Strongly Urged to Prepare Now for Tropical Storm Emily

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – The Captain of the Port for Canaveral, Fla., has established port readiness condition Whiskey for the port of Canaveral effective Thursday. The port of Canaveral is currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue while Whiskey remains in effect.  Threatening winds between 39 and 54 mph from a hurricane-force storm are possible within 72 hours. Mariners...