Coast Guard ends search for woman off the northern coast of Arecibo, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue aircrews ended their search pending further developments Sunday afternoon for a woman in the northern coast of Arecibo, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard searching for a woman off Puerto Rico and boy off Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue aircrews continue searching Saturday for a woman in waters off the northern coast of Arecibo, Puerto Rico, and for a teenage boy in waters off the northwestern coast of Saint Croix, U.S. Virgin Islands.

Coast Guard urges mariners to prepare for heavy surf conditions in Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — The U.S. Coast Guard is urging mariners to expect and prepare for dangerous surf conditions predicted by the National Weather Service, with large swells and breaking waves of 12 feet or larger expected Friday through Sunday, along the north coast of Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands.

Coast Guard ends search following Good Samaritan rescue of 2 overdue fishermen off Guayama, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico –  Coast Guard rescue crews ended their search Monday afternoon for two overdue Guayama fishermen following their rescue by a Good Samaritan, approximately two nautical miles south from the entrance of Guayama Bay, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard searching for 2 fishermen off the coast of Guayama, Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews are searching Monday for two fishermen reportedly overdue aboard 19 foot-wooden-blue fishing vessel (yola) off the southeastern coast of Guayama, Puerto Rico.

Coast Guard ends search in the Mona Passage for Crown Topaz missing mariner

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – Coast Guard rescue crews at Sector San Juan ended their search Monday morning in Mona Passage waters for a missing crewman aboard the 498-foot Panamanian cargo vessel Crown Topaz.

Captain of the Port sets Port Condition ZULU for the U.S. Virgin Islands and eastern Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Sector San Juan Captain of the Port, Capt. Eduardo Pino, has set Port Condition ZULU at 8 a.m. Monday for all the ports in the U.S. Virgin Islands and 10 a.m. Monday for the eastern ports of Puerto Rico, due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Hurricane Earl are expected to arrive within 12 hours.

Captain of the Port sets Port Condition YANKEE for the U.S. Virgin Islands and eastern Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Sector San Juan Captain of the Port, Capt. Eduardo Pino, has set Port Condition YANKEE at 11:30 p.m. Sunday for all the ports in the U.S. Virgin Islands and the eastern ports of Puerto Rico, due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Hurricane Earl are expected to arrive within 24 hours.

Captain of the Port sets Port Condition X-RAY for the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico – The Coast Guard Sector San Juan Captain of the Port, Capt. Eduardo Pino, has set Port Condition X-RAY at 10 a.m. Sunday for all the ports in the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico, due to the expectation that gale force winds generated by Hurricane Earl may arrive within 48 hours.