Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for Subtropical Storm Nicole

Coast Guard sets Port Condition Whiskey for Subtropical Storm Nicole
The Coast Guard Captain of the Port sets Port Condition Whiskey. Please visit Coast Guard Homeport for specific information regarding your port. (U.S. Coast Guard graphic by PA3 Jose Hernandez) Editors Note: Story updated to to add COTP of Jacksonville MIAMI — Effective Monday, the Coast Guard Captain of the Port for Miami (COTP) set port condition Whiskey for the Port of Miami due to the expectation...

Coast Guard prepares for Subtropical storm Nicole, warns of impacts

Coast Guard prepares for Subtropical storm Nicole, warns of impacts
MIAMI — Coast Guard Seventh District crews are preparing in advance of Subtropical Storm NICOLE’s forecast impact, Monday. A Tropical Storm Watch has been issued for NICOLE, which is expected to strengthen into a hurricane by Wednesday. Hurricanes and tropical storms can be deadly, and the Coast Guard’s ability to conduct rescues can be diminished at the height of a storm. Emergency preparedness...