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Port increases hurricane readiness in advance of Harvey

Port increases hurricane readiness in advance of Harvey

WASHINGTON: The Port of Corpus Christi is monitoring possible impact scenarios for Tropical Depression Harvey in and around the Texas Coastal Bend region.  As a precautionary measure for the anticipated reorganization of the remnants of Harvey, the port has increased its hurricane readiness status to Port Condition 4 (Tropical Hazards expected within 72 hours), in accordance with its 2017 Hurricane Readiness Plan. Download the KRIS 6 news Mobile App for live weather models and tracking for Apple and Android.

Tap “Radar” under the main menu. As part of Port Condition 4, the port is fully engaged in general readiness activities in coordination with surrounding the communities, industry partners and state and federal agencies. All port users shall immediately adhere to the requirements and recommendations set forth in the United States Coast Guard Marine Safety Information Bulletin issued 08-22-17. During the preparedness operations of any level of Hurricane Preparedness Conditions, the safety of all port personnel and stakeholders is paramount for the Port of Corpus Christi Authority.