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...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Mobile, Alabama

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Mobile, Alabama
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 has set Port Condition Yankee for the Mobile, Ala., Captain of the Port Zone. Port Condition Yankee is set when gale force winds are possible within 24 hours. All commercial vessels and...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for New Orleans

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for New Orleans
NEW ORLEANS – The Coast Guard has continued securing its area of responsibility and adjusting port conditions along the Gulf Coast as the threat of Tropical Storm Nate continues to move north Friday. The Coast Guard has set Port Condition Yankee for the New Orleans Captain of the Port zone. Port Condition Yankee is set when gale force winds are possible within 24 hours. All commercial vessels and...

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Morehead City, NC

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Yankee for Morehead City, NC
Morehead City, NC – The Captain of the Port (COTP) North Carolina has set Port Condition Yankee for the Port of Morehead City in preparation of the anticipated weather impact of Hurricane Maria. The Port of Morehead City is closed to all inbound traffic. No vessel may enter the Port of Morehead City without the permission of the COTP. As a reminder, all cargo and bunker handling operations shall...

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands

Coast Guard sets port condition YANKEE for Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands
Coast Guard Station San Juan, Puerto Rico trailers their 33-foot-Special Purpose Craft-Law Enforcement boats in preparation of Hurricane Maria Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017.  U.S. Coast Guard photo by Petty Officer Jim Connor SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — Effective 8 p.m. Monday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port San Juan, Capt. Eric P. King, set port condition YANKEE for Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgins Islands...