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Weather & Tides
- National Weather Service Marine Forecast – Potomac River – Quantico
- Weather Underground – MCAS Quantico
- The Weather Channel: Quantico Marine Wx and tides
- Potomac River Tide Charts
Important Contact Information:
- US Coast Guard Sector Baltimore: (410) 576-2518 FAX: (410) 576-2573
- US Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads: (757) 668-5555, Fax (757) 483-8641
- National Response Center (For oil spills, HAZMAT releases & America’s Waterway Watch): 800-424-8802
- TowBoat US
Potomac River News (updated: 1 Feb 2014)
- NOAA to end printing of Navigational Charts http://www.noaanews.noaa.gov/stories2013/20131022_nauticalcharts.html
- USCG Marine Safety Advisory 01-13 – Counterfeit Portable Fire Extinguishers, http://tinyurl.com/ck7u6m6, addresses counterfeit fire extinguishers being sold as Amerex Corporation or Buckey Fire Equipment products.
- USCG Marine Safety Advisory 02-13, Bow Riding in Heavy Weather, http://tinyurl.com/csx5d85, relates to the prevention of injuries of vessel passengers by restricting access to certain areas of the vessel during specific operation conditions.