Coast Guard urges caution for hazardous weather conditions impacting coastal areas around San Francisco Bay

Coast Guard urges caution for hazardous weather conditions impacting coastal areas around San Francisco Bay
A Coast Guard Station Golden Gate crewmember observes weather conditions at Fort Baker, Calif., (Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Loumania Stewart) SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard is urging boaters, beachgoers and others in and around the waters of San Francisco Bay to exercise caution due to heavy rains and increased wave activity over the next few days. Two storm systems will bring...

Coast Guard urges safety, precautions during impending holiday storms

Coast Guard urges safety, precautions during impending holiday storms
BOSTON — The Coast Guard is urging mariners and the coastal community to take precautions in preparation of two storms expected to impact the Northeast Wednesday and Thursday. The National Weather Service has issued a coastal flood advisory in anticipation of storm surges and locally heavy rainfall. The pair of storms are expected to bring elevated sea-state and wind gusts up to 30 knots. Because...