Coast Guard sets Port Condition WHISKEY ahead of Hurricane Erick

Coast Guard sets Port Condition WHISKEY ahead of Hurricane Erick
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port of Honolulu set port condition Whiskey for Hawaii County, Tuesday afternoon. Commercial ports in Hawaii County are Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor of the Big Island. During Port heavy weather condition WHISKEY, gale force winds 39 mph are predicted to arrive within 72 hours. Both ports currently remain open to all commercial and recreational traffic. googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard signs memorandum with Maui, Hawaii counties

HONOLULU – The Coast Guard signed a memorandum of agreement with Maui and Hawaii Counties to improve coordination and maintain consistent interoperability during search and rescue missions Thursday. Rear Adm. Charles W. Ray, commander of the 14th Coast Guard District, met with Mayors Alan M. Arakawa of Maui County and William P. Kenoi of Hawaii County at each mayor’s respective city hall. Ray...