Coast Guard sets Port Conditions Whiskey, X-ray at Mid-Atlantic ports

Coast Guard sets Port Conditions Whiskey, X-ray at Mid-Atlantic ports
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Captain of the Port for North Carolina set Port Condition X-ray, and the Captain of the Port for Virginia and Maryland set Port Condition Whiskey as of Monday evening, indicating that hurricane-force conditions are anticipated. Port Condition Whiskey indicates that sustained winds greater that 39 mph are possible within 72 hours. Condition X-ray is within 48 hours. The Ports...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for the U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port San Juan set port condition Whiskey Monday for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgins Islands due to the possibility of sustained tropical storm force winds greater than 39 mph from Hurricane Isaac that may arrive within 72 hours. The Captain of the Port San Juan strongly cautions the maritime community to remain vigilant and take the necessary...

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Charleston

Coast Guard sets port condition Whiskey for Port of Charleston
CHARLESTON, S.C. – Effective 8:00 a.m. Monday, September 10, 2018, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition Whiskey for the Ports of South Carolina due to the expectation of sustained tropical storm force winds of 39 mph generated by Hurricane Florence that may arrive within 72 hours. Ports are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY in Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY in Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition Whiskey for Hawaii, Maui and Honolulu County ports as of 8 a.m. Saturday in advance of Hurricane Olivia. Commercial ports are: Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor, Big Island Kahului, Maui Barber’s Point Harbor, Honolulu Harbor, Kalaeloa, and Kewalo Basin, Oahu During Port heavy weather condition WHISKEY, gale force winds 39 mph are...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Big Island, WHISKEY for all other Hawaiian ports

Coast Guard sets port condition X-RAY for Big Island, WHISKEY for all other Hawaiian ports
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition X-RAY for the Big Island ports and port condition WHISKEY for Oahu, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kauai ports as of 11 a.m. Monday in advance of Hurricane Lane. Commercial ports are: Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor, Big Island Barber’s Point Harbor, Honolulu Harbor, Kalaeloa, and Kewalo Basin, Oahu Kahului, Maui Kaumalapau, Lanai Kaunakakai,...

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County

Coast Guard sets port condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port has set Port Condition WHISKEY for Hawaii County (Ports of Hilo and Kawaihae) as of 11 a.m. local time Sunday in advance of Hurricane Hector. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic, and all transfer operations may continue while Whiskey remains in effect. Tropical storm force winds, 39 mph or higher, are possible within...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition WHISKEY for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

Coast Guard sets Port Condition WHISKEY for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico
SAN JUAN – The Coast Guard Captain of the Port San Juan set Port Condition WHISKEY effective 8p.m. Friday for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgins Islands due to the possibility of sustained gale force winds greater than 39 mph from Hurricane Beryl that may arrive within 72 hours. The Captain of the Port San Juan strongly cautions the maritime community to remain vigilant and take the necessary precautions...

Coast Guard sets modified Port Condition Whiskey for NJ, PA, DE

Coast Guard sets modified Port Condition Whiskey for NJ, PA, DE
PHILADELPHIA – The Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay Captain of the Port (COTP), has implemented modified Port Condition Whiskey in the Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware area due to severe weather. The weather forecast indicates the Ports of Philadelphia, Camden, Wilmington and surrounding areas will experience heavy rains, gale force winds, increased seas, surf, coastal flooding and tidal...

Coast Guard prepares for Tropical Storm Nate

Coast Guard prepares for Tropical Storm Nate
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has begun securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Nate continues to move north 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. Owners of large boats are urged to move their vessels...