Port condition Yankee set for Port of Philadelphia

PHILADELPHIA — The Coast Guard Captain of the Port set port condition Yankee at 10 a.m. Saturday for the Port of Philadelphia due to the approach of Hurricane Irene. This condition means that gale force winds are possible within 24 hours. No vessel may enter the Port of Philadelphia without the permission of the COTP.  Facility operators and agents should contact Coast Guard Sector Delaware Bay...