Port Condition Whiskey set for Port of New York

NEW YORK – Effective 9 a.m., Friday, Coast Guard Captain of the Port, Capt. Linda Fagan, increased port conditions for the Port of New York to WHISKEY, due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Hurricane Irene may arrive within 72 hours. Ports are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue while WHISKEY remains in effect. Threatening...

Captain of the Port increases port conditions for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Sector San Juan Captain of the Port, Capt. Eduardo Pino, increased port conditions for the following ports in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico Tuesday due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Tropical Storm Erika will arrive within 48 hours.