Coast Guard urges boardsport and kayak safety on San Francisco Bay

Coast Guard urges boardsport and kayak safety on San Francisco Bay
SAN FRANCISCO —Coast Guard Captain of the Port of San Francisco Gregory Stump has released a safety message reminding boardsport and kayak users to exercise safe and responsible practices and to apply important safety guidelines when on San Francisco Bay. As kiteboarding, windsurfing, stand-up paddling and kayaking become more popular, the Coast Guard has seen a rising trend in the number of individuals...

Coast Guard warns to prepare for Pacific Northwest storms

SEATTLE — With severe weather upon us, the Coast Guard reminds boaters to be prepared and stay aware. Strong winds and heavy surf are in the forecast over the next several days.