U.S. Coast Guard
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Started by mikempt - Oct. 4, 2022, 11:32 a.m.

Never hear about them til a hurricane

By metmike - Oct. 4, 2022, 12:44 p.m.
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On Coast Guard flight over battered SW Florida coast, massive damage is evident from storm surge


Hurricane Ian: Coast Guard releases video of incredible rescues


Debris from houses, condos, businesses and resorts was piled up. Palm trees were scattered on beaches. Boats — and even homes — were capsized in bodies of water. All were similar sights in Fort Myers Beach, Sanibel and Captiva.

The Coast Guard’s floodwater rescue teams have located an additional 380 people and 19 pets and also transported seven loads of supplies and 60 first responders to areas in need.

Read more at: https://www.miamiherald.com/news/weather/hurricane/article266714486.html#storylink=cpy

Elite U.S. Coast Guard Team Navigates Difficult Rescues After Ian


By metmike - Oct. 4, 2022, 12:54 p.m.
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Additional Ian discussion:

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