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13th Coast Guard District
915 Second Ave
Seattle, WA 98174

Coast Guard District 13

Located in the Great Pacific Northwest

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Going boating?  Wondering if anything has changed in a waterway?
To obtain marine safety information for the waters of Oregon, Washington, Idaho and Montana read the 13th Coast Guard District weekly Local Notice to Mariners.

Local Notice to Mariners

With the summer season having the proper Life Jacket is an important safety item anytime you are near the water. Advice on which Life Jacket (PFD) is right for you can be found at
Life Jacket Selection, Use, Wear & Care

Information Be Safe on the Water
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Photos from 2011 EPOY Award Ceremony held April 2012

Photos from 2011 Torchlight Parade - Seattle

Environmental Assessment - Divestiture of Clyde Hill Representational Facility - Bellevue, WA

The U.S. Coast Guard wants to remind all recreational boaters of the important facts which will ensure you have a safe boating season.

FACT - Life Jackets increase the survivability of a person during a boating accident.
FACT - Alcohol is a major factor in 30 percent of all recreational boating fatalities.

Additional Boating Safety information can be found by clicking on the links below:


In an emergency call 911
  Telephone -- 1(800) 982-8813
  VHF-FM radio -- ch. 16 (156.8 MHz.)

District Commander
RDML Richard T Gromlich

Seattle Inclement Weather Office Closure Information 800.982.8813 x7015
Directions to District Offices (powerpoint)

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