Coast Guard warns of severe weather in the Oxnard area

Coast Guard warns of severe weather in the Oxnard area
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard warns boaters of a severe weather warning including a small craft and high surf advisory issued by NOAA. The small craft advisory is for the east Santa Barbara Channel from Point Conception to Point Mugu, including Santa Cruz Island and inner waters from Point Mugu to San Mateo Point, including Santa Catalina and Anacapa Islands. The small craft advisory will remain...

Coast Guard warns of heavy weather/high surf advisory

Coast Guard warns of heavy weather/high surf advisory
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard warns beachgoers and boaters of a heavy weather/high surf advisory warning issued by NOAA for Southwest California beaches. The heavy weather/high surf advisory will remain in effect until 6 p.m., Monday. A large west to northwest swell will continue to move across Southwest California coastal waters. Heavy weather and high surf will affect all west and northwest facing...

Coast Guard warns of high surf advisory

Coast Guard warns of high surf advisory
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard warns beachgoers and boaters of a high surf advisory warning issued by NOAA for Southwest California beaches. The high surf advisory will remain in effect until 9 p.m., Thursday. A large west to northwest swell will continue to move across Southwest California coastal waters. High surf will affect all west and northwest facing beaches Wednesday through Thursday evening....

Good Samaritan rescues dog and two people from water after boat fire near Point Dume

Good Samaritan rescues dog and two people from water after boat fire near Point Dume
LOS ANGELES — A good Samaritan rescued two individuals from the water after their vessel caught fire Tuesday, six miles west of Point Dume. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles received a report of a 38-foot power boat that had caught fire with two people and a dog aboard. The boaters jumped into the water and were picked up by a good Samaritan. A Coast Guard Station Channel Islands...

Coast Guard medevacs man near Channel Islands Harbor

Coast Guard medevacs man near Channel Islands Harbor
LOS ANGELES – The Coast Guard medically evacuated a man near Channel Islands Harbor Sunday. Watchstanders at Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles received a report at 8:10 a.m., from the operator aboard the 60-foot sport fisher vessel, Pacific Eagle, of a 47-year-old male suffering from dehydration and other health issues. A Coast Guard 45-foot Response Boat — Medium boatcrew from Coast Guard Station...

Coast Guard ends search after sheriffs locate missing kayaker near Santa Claus Beach

Coast Guard ends search after sheriffs locate missing kayaker near Santa Claus Beach
An MH-65 Dolphin helicopter aircrew from U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Port Angeles, Wash., prepares to lower a rescue basket onto the deck of Canadian Coast Guard Ship Cape Naden, a 47-foot motor lifeboat from Sidney, British Columbia, during a training exercise in Moresby Passage, Aug. 7, 2014. The aircrew lowered and retrieved a rescue swimmer and rescue basket to allow the boat crew to practice...

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Santa Claus Beach

Coast Guard searching for missing kayaker near Santa Claus Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard is searching for a missing kayaker near Santa Claus Beach. At 8:30 p.m., Monday, watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles Operations Center in Long Beach received a report from LeeAnne Wood that her husband Phillip Wood, 55, had not returned from a kayak trip. Wood left from Santa Claus Beach in his blue single-man kayak at approximately 4 p.m., and was scheduled...

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing boater near San Clemente Beach

Coast Guard ends search for possible missing boater near San Clemente Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard ended the search for Joseph St. Jean, 49, after he reported his vessel missing to local lifeguards Wednesday. At 8:05 a.m., Wednesday, the Coast Guard concluded search-and-rescue efforts after St. Jean returned to the dock near San Clemente Beach. At 10:30 p.m., Tuesday, watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles Operations Center in Long Beach received a report...

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boater near San Clemente Beach

Coast Guard searching for possible missing boater near San Clemente Beach
LOS ANGELES — The Coast Guard is searching for a possible missing boater near San Clemente Beach. Missing is Joseph St. Jean, 49. At 10:30 p.m., Tuesday, watchstanders at the Coast Guard Sector Los Angeles Operations Center in Long Beach received a report from Newport Harbor Patrol that a 24-foot sailboat was tumbling in the drift near San Clemente Beach. googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display('div-gpt-ad-1461251439213-0');...