Coast Guard rescues 9 people, 1 dog near Navarre Beach

Coast Guard rescues 9 people, 1 dog near Navarre Beach
A Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley Shallow Water Response Team rescued nine people and one dog Sept. 16, 2020 near Navarre Beach, Florida who were affected by Hurricane Sally.  (U.S. Coast Guard photo courtesy of Sector Ohio Valley Shallow Water Response Team) NEW ORLEANS — The Coast Guard rescued nine people and one dog Wednesday near Navarre Beach, Florida. A Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley Shallow...

Coast Guard responds to flooding near Beaumont, Texas

Coast Guard responds to flooding near Beaumont, Texas
U.S. Coast Guard members rescue locals from flood water in this Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Brandon Giles. HOUSTON — Coast Guard crews are responding to reports of flooding near Beaumont, Texas, Thursday. Shallow water response teams from Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge as well as helicopters from Coast Guard Air Station Houston are standing by to respond to requests...

Coast Guard shallow water response teams deploy to Covington, Louisiana

Coast Guard shallow water response teams deploy to Covington, Louisiana
A shallow water response team from Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Paducah prepares flood response gear in Covington, Louisiana, July 12, 2019. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 2nd Class Travis Magee) COVINGTON, La. – Three shallow water response teams have deployed and pre-staged in Covington, Louisiana, ready to respond after Tropical Storm Barry makes landfall, Friday. Three additional...

Coast Guard pre-stages assets for Tropical Storm Barry

Coast Guard pre-stages assets for Tropical Storm Barry
Members at Coast Guard Air Station New Orleans preparing their assets to respond to Tropical Storm Barry, July 12, 2019. NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has begun securing its area of responsibility along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Barry continues to move inland, Friday. Personnel in the Eighth Coast Guard District are pre-staging assets in safe and nearby locations to prepare...