Tropical Storm Colin strengthens in the Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Colin strengthens in the Gulf of Mexico
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard is encouraging boaters to exercise caution as Tropical Storm Colin’s projected path is expected to impact Florida’s Gulf Coast Monday and Tuesday. The National Hurricane Center is reporting winds of up to 40 mph, heavy rain up to five inches that may affect the eastern Gulf of Mexico. All boaters and beachgoers are strongly encouraged to monitor weather...

Coast Guard urges mariners to be safe as tropical depression develops in the Southern Gulf of Mexico

Coast Guard urges mariners to be safe as tropical depression develops in the Southern Gulf of Mexico
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – The Coast Guard is encouraging boaters to stay off the water due to a developing tropical depression expected to impact Florida’s Gulf Coast Sunday extending through Tuesday. The National Hurricane Center reports high winds up to 25 knots, heavy rain and rising waves up to 12 feet that may affect the eastern Gulf of Mexico. All boaters and beachgoers are strongly encouraged...