Coast Guard closes multiple bar entrances on Oregon and Washington coasts

ASTORIA, Ore. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port Sector Columbia River, located in Astoria, and the COTP Sector Puget Sound, located in Seattle, have issued bar closures in Oregon and Washington due to hazardous conditions Tuesday. The Siuslaw River, Depoe and Tillamook Bay, Ore., bars, Columbia River, Ore./Wash., bar, as well as the Grays Harbor and Quillayute River, Wash., bars are closed. The...

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...