Coast Guard reopens public comment period for harbor bar entrances along Northern California coast

Coast Guard reopens public comment period for harbor bar entrances along Northern California coast
ALAMEDA, Calif. — Coast Guard officials are seeking public comment to review the potential establishment of regulated navigation areas at the harbor entrance bars to Crescent City Harbor, Humboldt Bay, Noyo River and Morro Bay. Officials are seeking feedback and recommendations from local mariners regarding the establishment of regulated navigation areas at the Northern California harbor bar entrances. These...

Coast Guard to hold memorial service for crew of CG 1363

Coast Guard to hold memorial service for crew of CG 1363
Coast Guard file photo of CG 1363 water taxiing. MCKINLEYVILLE, Calif.  — The Coast Guard will hold a memorial service this Tuesday, Dec. 22, at Coast Guard Sector Humboldt Bay in McKinleyville in remembrance of the crew and passengers of the CG 1363 helicopter that crashed after rescuing 10 people 51 years ago during the North Coast’s “Storm of the Century.” The ceremony honors the sacrifice...

Boat strikes north jetty at entrance to Humboldt Bay

EUREKA, Calif. – The Coast Guard helped the Kahnquest, a 48-ft cabin cruiser that took on water after it hit the north jetty near the entrance of Humboldt Bay, this morning.

Two men, 16-foot skiff saved from surf and fog

EUREKA, Calif. – The Coast Guard assisted two men aboard the pleasure craft Fishin Mortician, a 16-ft skiff, from the surf and dense fog near the south jetty of the Humboldt Bay entrance channel.

Coast Guard to conduct Humboldt Bay Waterways Analysis Management System

EUREKA, Calif.- The U.S. Coast Guard is conducting a Waterways Analysis Management System review of Humboldt Bay today to better facilitate safe and effective waterways in the area.

Coast Guard warns of hazardous seas

Mckinleyville, Calif. — The Coast Guard is warning residents of the North Coast of extremely hazardous seas that are expected through Friday. The expected surf conditions could exceed Coast Guard lifeboat limitations, leaving only rescue helicopters to respond outside of Humboldt Bay.