Coast Guard urges people to avoid Lake Michigan shoreline due to high winds and heavy surf

Coast Guard urges people to avoid Lake Michigan shoreline due to high winds and heavy surf
U.S. Coast Guard File Photo CHICAGO — The Coast Guard, in advance of predicted high winds and heavy surf during the next two days, is advising the public to exercise caution, heed heavy surf warnings, and avoid the shorelines of Lake Michigan. People are urged to remain vigilant and stay away from beaches and off of rocks, jetties and piers as high winds out of the north-northeast are expected to...

Coast Guard urges caution due to forecasted hazardous surf conditions

Coast Guard urges caution due to forecasted hazardous surf conditions
SAN FRANCISCO — The Coast Guard urges boaters and beachgoers to exercise caution in and around the waters along the coastal north bay region due to forecasted weather conditions expected to impact the area beginning Thursday morning. Hazardous surf conditions are expected to affect the local waters from Thursday morning to Friday morning, where surf heights are expected to build to 20 feet by...

Heavy surf conditions expected along Jacksonville area beaches thru Tuesday

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – With surf conditions expected to deteriorate Friday through the early part of next week, the Coast Guard is urging the maritime community and the boating public to monitor weather conditions before deciding to go out to sea. Large swells and high surf are anticipated to exist along the east coast of Florida over the coming days producing hazardous navigation conditions and...

Coast Guard urges caution during dangerous surf conditions in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The U.S. Coast Guard is urging boaters, swimmers and surfers to avoid the dangerous high-surf conditions along the northern coasts of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. Coast Guard Watchstanders at Sector San Juan continue to monitor the weather due to long period swells that continue to affect local Atlantic waters and Caribbean Passages that generate large breaking...