Coast Guard encourages preparation for storm in Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard encourages preparation for storm in Gulf of Mexico
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is encouraging boaters to prepare for severe weather due to a developing tropical depression, which is expected to impact western Florida, Thursday. The Coast Guard urges all mariners to continuously monitor local and national weather sources, and avoid coastal areas that may be impacted by the storm. Here are a few tips to help mariners protect themselves, their families...