Coast Guard and National Weather Service emphasize high-water safety awareness

BOSTON — Following a spate of torrential downpours and record-breaking flood levels, the Coast Guard is issuing an urgent safety advisory for all boaters and paddlers planning to venture out on the inland and coastal waters of the Northeast this weekend.

Coast Guard warns weekend mariners of dangerously cold water

BOSTON – With exceptionally warm air temperatures forecasted for the first weekend of spring, the Coast Guard is issuing an urgent safety advisory for all boaters and paddlers planning to venture out on the inland and coastal waters of the Northeast this weekend.