Coast Guard sets Port Condition Zulu for Port of Morehead City, NC

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Zulu for Port of Morehead City, NC
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina set Port Condition Zulu Tuesday for the Port of Morehead City in preparation for the anticipated heavy weather impact of Hurricane Maria. The Port of Morehead City is closed to all inbound and outbound traffic. No vessel may enter, depart, or transit without the permission of the Captain of the Port. Gale force winds (34 knots or 39...

Coast Guard urges vessel owners to comply with passenger-for-hire laws

Coast Guard urges vessel owners to comply with passenger-for-hire laws
WILMINGTON, N.C. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina reminds vessel owners who transport passengers for hire, or are interested in participating in this type of business operation, about the federal laws and regulations in place to ensure the safety of passengers, crews and the marine environment. As per 46 US Code § 2101.21(a), a “Passenger for Hire” is defined as “a...

Port condition Zulu set for North Carolina

FORT MACON, N.C. — The Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina and Captain of the Port Cape Fear River have set port condition Zulu for all commercial waterways in North Carolina effective 6 a.m. in preparation for the anticipated heavy weather impact of Hurricane Earl.

Port condition Yankee set for North Carolina

FORT MACON, N.C. — The Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina and Captain of the Port Cape Fear River have set port condition Yankee for all commercial waterways in North Carolina, effective 4 p.m. in preparation for the anticipated weather impact of Hurricane Earl.

Port condition X-Ray set for Wilmington, Morehead City

FORT MACON, N.C. — The Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina and Captain of the Port Cape Fear River have set port condition X-Ray for Wilmington and Morehead City in preparation for the anticipated weather impact of Hurricane Earl.

Port condition Whiskey set for Wilmington, Morehead City

FORT MACON, N.C. — The Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina has set port condition Whiskey for Wilmington and Morehead City in preparation for the anticipated weather impact of Hurricane Earl.