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 urges mariners to prepare for high surf

Coast Guard urges mariners to prepare for high surf
SAN FRANCISCO – The Coast Guard urges mariners to use caution with the onset of high surf expected to pass through Northern California Sunday and Monday. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration issued a high-surf warning for west facing shores. This means that there is an increased risk for rip currents and sneaker waves. The Coast Guard urges mariners to always: googletag.cmd.push(function()...

Coast Guard advises boaters and beachgoers to exercise caution during the storm surge

Coast Guard advises boaters and beachgoers to exercise caution during the storm surge
ALAMEDA, Calif. – The Coast Guard is anticipating a busy weekend as high winds and heavy seas are expected to hit Northern California this evening and continue into Friday. A small craft advisory and a gale warning are in effect for parts of the central and northern coast as the potential storm will produce strong southerly winds, endangering mariners and setting vessels adrift. It is recommended...