Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Savannah

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Savannah
SAVANNAH, Ga. — Effective 8 a.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition X-ray for the Port of Savannah and all other terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Florence that may arrive within 48 hours. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue...

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii, Maui, Honolulu Counties

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii, Maui, Honolulu Counties
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition ZULU for the Hawaii and Maui, Honolulu County ports as of 8 a.m. HST. Kauai County is expected to follow to port condition Zulu at noon. Commercial ports are: Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor, Big Island Barber’s Point Harbor, Honolulu Harbor, Kalaeloa, and Kewalo Basin, Oahu Kahului, Maui Kaumalapau, Lanai Kaunakakai, Molokai Nawiliwili...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY in Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY in Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition Whiskey for Hawaii, Maui and Honolulu County ports as of 8 a.m. Saturday in advance of Hurricane Olivia. Commercial ports are: Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor, Big Island Kahului, Maui Barber’s Point Harbor, Honolulu Harbor, Kalaeloa, and Kewalo Basin, Oahu During Port heavy weather condition WHISKEY, gale force winds 39 mph are...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has set Port Condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County (Ports of Hilo and Kawaihae) as of 11 a.m. local time Sunday in advance of Hurricane Hector. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic, and all transfer operations may continue while Whiskey remains in effect. Tropical storm force winds, 39 mph or higher, are possible within...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition X-Ray for Maryland-National Capital Region

Coast Guard sets Port Condition X-Ray for Maryland-National Capital Region
BALTIMORE – The Coast Guard strongly urges mariners and members of the maritime community within the Chesapeake Bay and Maryland coast to prepare a strong incoming storm system Friday. With forecasted winds of 28-40 mph and gust up to 63 mph, the Coast Guard Sector Maryland-National Capital Region Captain of the Port is setting Port Condition X-Ray. Port conditions and restrictions can be found...

Coast Guard rescues 2 after fishing vessel takes on water near Coos Bay, Oregon

Coast Guard rescues 2 after fishing vessel takes on water near Coos Bay, Oregon
File photo of a Coast Guard 47-foot Motor Lifeboat COOS BAY, Ore. — A 47-Foot Motor Lifeboat crew from Coast Guard Station Coos Bay assisted the fishing vessel Car Tanya, Sunday evening. The boat crew successfully dewatered and towed the 58-foot fishing vessel 13 miles back to Coos Bay. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector North Bend received a request for assistance from the mariners aboard the...

Coast Guard reopens Port of Key West with restrictions

Coast Guard reopens Port of Key West with restrictions
Sail boats and personal craft litter the shoreline near Naval Air Station Key West, Florida, Sept. 15, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Dustin R. Williams. ORLANDO, Fla. — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port reopened the Port of Key West with restrictions, Friday. The Port of Key West has been closed since September 8 prior to Hurricane Irma crossing the Florida Keys. The...

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions

Coast Guard reopens the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — As of 3 p.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port has reopened the Port of Brunswick with no restrictions. Due to potential effects from Hurricane Irma throughout the Brunswick area, mariners are urged to transit with caution considering the possibility of aids to navigation discrepancies or other hazards to navigation. If discovered, please report any of these issues...

Coast Guard reopens Port of Miami with restrictions

Coast Guard reopens Port of Miami with restrictions
MIAMI — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has determined the Port of Miami is safe more marine traffic and has reopened the port for operations with restrictions at 5 a.m. Wednesday. All operations are currently authorized during daylight hours only. No nighttime operations are permitted. Due to potential effects from Hurricane Irma throughout south Florida, mariners are urged to transit with caution...