Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for Port of Charleston

Coast Guard sets port condition Yankee for Port of Charleston
CHARLESTON, S.C. — Effective 8 p.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port Charleston set port condition Yankee for Ports of South Carolina due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds of 25 mph and gusts up to 40 mph generated by Hurricane Florence that may arrive within 24 hours. These ports and facilities are currently closed to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations...

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Savannah

Coast Guard sets port condition X-ray in Savannah
SAVANNAH, Ga. — Effective 8 a.m. Wednesday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) set port condition X-ray for the Port of Savannah and all other terminals and facilities due to the expectation of sustained gale force winds generated by Hurricane Florence that may arrive within 48 hours. These ports and facilities are currently open to all commercial traffic and all transfer operations may continue...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee at Mid-Atlantic ports

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee at Mid-Atlantic ports
PORTSMOUTH, Va. – The Captain of the Port for Wilmington and Morehead City, North Carolina, set Port Condition Yankee at 9 p.m., Tuesday, indicating that sustained gale-force winds are possible within 24 hours. The Port of Hampton Roads COTP is scheduled to set Yankee just after midnight, at 12:01 a.m. The COTP of Port of Baltimore remains at Port Condition Whiskey. In Port Condition Yankee, the...

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Hawaii ahead of Hurricane Olivia
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition YANKEE for Hawaii and Maui County ports as of 8 a.m. Sunday in advance of Hurricane Olivia. Honolulu and Kauai Counties remain in port condition X-RAY status. Honolulu County will set port condition YANKEE at 6 p.m. Monday followed by Kauai County at 8 p.m. Monday. Hawaii and Maui Counties are expected to set port condition ZULU at...

Coast Guard adjusts port conditions for Gulf Coast area

Coast Guard adjusts port conditions for Gulf Coast area
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard continues to secure its area of responsibility and adjust port conditions along the Gulf Coast as Tropical Storm Gordon continues to move north Tuesday. The Coast Guard set Port Condition ZULU for the following ports: Gulfport Pascagoula Mobile Port Condition ZULU closes the port and suspends all port operations. It is set when hurricane-force winds are possible...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition YANKEE for Sector New Orleans, Sector Mobile

Coast Guard sets Port Condition YANKEE for Sector New Orleans, Sector Mobile
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard is continuing to secure its area of responsibility and adjust port conditions along the Gulf Coast as Tropical Storm Gordon continues to move north Tuesday. The Coast Guard set Port Condition YANKEE for the Coast Guard Sector New Orleans and Coast Guard Sector Mobile areas. Port Condition YANKEE is set when hurricane-force winds are possible within 24 hours. During Port...

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii County, YANKEE for other Hawaiian ports

Coast Guard sets port condition ZULU for Hawaii County, YANKEE for other Hawaiian ports
A ‘no swimming’ sign warns the public of heavy surf conditions on Sunset Point Beach Park, Oahu. HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition ZULU for the Hawaii County port and port condition YANKEE for Oahu, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kauai ports as of 11 a.m. Wednesday in advance of Hurricane Lane. Commercial ports are: Hilo Harbor and Kawaihae Harbor, Big Island Barber’s...

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

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Big Island, X-RAY for other Hawaiian ports
A ‘no swimming’ sign warns the public of heavy surf conditions on Sunset Point Beach Park, Oahu. Heavy surf is not uncommon and can happen anytime throughout the year due to weather. HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition YANKEE for the Big Island ports and port condition X-RAY for Oahu, Maui, Lanai, Molokai and Kauai ports as of 11 a.m. Tuesday in advance of...

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Big Island

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Big Island
HONOLULU — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition YANKEE for Hawaii County Ports (Hilo and Kawaihae) as of 11 a.m. (local time) Tuesday in advance of Hurricane Hector. Honolulu and Maui County ports remain at WHISKEY. No conditions are set for Kauai at this time. Coast Guard personnel are on the Big Island doing pre-storm assessments of the ports. At Port Heavy Weather Condition YANKEE...