Coast Guard reminds boaters of cold water drowning dangers

Coast Guard reminds boaters of cold water drowning dangers
Coast Guard file photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Valerie Walker SEATTLE — The Coast Guard reminds recreational boaters and paddlers to be aware of the risks involving cold water drownings. Even as the Pacific Northwest heads into warmer weather, it can still take many months for the rivers, lakes, and waterways to catch up. The water may be significantly colder than the outside ambient temperature. Always...