Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for South Florida Ports

Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for South Florida Ports
MIAMI – Effective 12 p.m. Friday, the Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition Yankee for Port Miami, Miami River, Port Everglades, Port of Palm Beach, Port of Fort Pierce and all other South Florida terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 24 hours. These ports...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray for South Florida Ports

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray for South Florida Ports
MIAMI – Effective 12 p.m. Thursday, the Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition X-ray for Port Miami, Miami River, Port Everglades, Port of Palm Beach, Port of Fort Pierce and all other South Florida terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated by Hurricane Irma that may arrive within 48 hours. These ports...

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu for South Florida ports

Coast Guard sets port condition Zulu for South Florida ports
MIAMI – The Coast Guard has closed Port Miami, Miami River, Port Everglades, Port of Palm Beach, Port of Fort Pierce and all other South Florida terminals and facilities Wednesday due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Matthew that may arrive within 12 hours. Capt. Megan Dean, the Captain of the Port of Miami has set Hurricane Port Condition Zulu which sets a...

Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for South Florida ports

Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for South Florida ports
MIAMI – The Coast Guard captain of the port (COTP) set port condition Yankee effective 9 p.m. Tuesday for Port of Palm Beach and Port of Fort Pierce, and effective 4 a.m. Wednesday for Port Everglades, Port Miami and Miami River due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated by Hurricane Matthew that may arrive within 24 hours. Vessels will be able...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for South Florida ports

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for South Florida ports
MIAMI – Effective 8:00 p.m. Thursday, Capt. Austin Gould, Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP), set port condition WHISKEY for Port Miami, Miami River, Port Everglades, Port of Palm Beach, Port of Ft. Pierce, and all other South Florida terminals and facilities due to the expectation that sustained gale force winds generated by Tropical Storm Erika may arrive within 72 hours. These ports and...

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for South Florida

MIAMI – Effective 9 a.m. this morning, Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Capt. Chris Scraba, increased port conditions for the Port of Miami and Miami River to YANKEE between the hours of noon and 3 p.m. due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Tropical Storm Bonnie will arrive within 24 hours.

Coast Guard reopens Miami River to vessel traffic

MIAMI – The acting Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Capt. Cyndi Stowe, reopened the Miami River to all vessel traffic at approximately 3 p.m. Tuesday following a tug boat sinking and blocking the entrance.

Coast Guard re-opens Miami River after diesel fuel spill

MIAMI – The Coast Guard re-opened the Miami River to all vessel traffic at 11:52 a.m., Thursday following diesal fuel clean-up efforts were completed near the motor vessel Titan Express.

Coast Guard responds to diesel fuel spill in Miami River

MIAMI – The Coast Guard is responding to a diesel fuel spill in the Miami River associated with a vessel’s fueling operations Wednesday.