Coast Guard closes commercial ports on Oahu ahead of Tropical Storm Darby

Coast Guard closes commercial ports on Oahu ahead of Tropical Storm Darby
HONOLULU — Coast Guard Captain of the Port closed commercial ports on Oahu to all traffic. All cargo operations in these ports are secured. Vessels transiting within the vicinity of the Hawaiian Island harbors should seek sheltered waters until storm conditions subside and the COTP has deemed the ports safe to reopen. Current port closures: •    Hawaii County — Hilo Harbor, Kawaihae Harbor ...

Coast Guard announces Captain of the Port closures for all of Pacific Northwest entrances

Coast Guard announces Captain of the Port closures for all of Pacific Northwest entrances
The Columbia River runs brown from silt and runoff after days of heavy rainfall in Astoria, Ore., Dec. 11, 2015. (U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jonathan Klingenberg) SEATTLE — The Coast Guard’s two Captains of the Port have closed all maritime entrances in the Pacific Northwest, Friday, due to severe  sea conditions and large amounts of debris in the water. In Oregon, the...