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The Latest: Boaters have to be rescued as Nate approaches - Washington Post

Scallon says the state Marine Patrol responded and plucked three people from the water. The first rescue happened about 12 p. m. Saturday when two people had to be helped off a 41-foot sailboat that lost its engine in Lake Pontchartrain. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says Hurricane Nate is about 50 miles south of the mouth of the Mississippi River at. Melissa Scallon, a spokeswoman for the Mississippi Department of Marine Resources, says a distress call came in around 3 p. m. Saturday after a sailboat struck rocks at Bayou Caddy west of Waveland. Officials say they have had to rescue people from two sailboats as Hurricane Nate approaches the Gulf Coast, kicking up high waves and winds. Source: www.washingtonpost.com








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Sailing Puget Sound
With the Olympic Mountains as a backdrop.
Photo by chuck.taylor on Flickr
sailboat washington maritime pugetsound olympicmountains
Sailing Puget Sound
With the Olympic Mountains as a backdrop.
Photo by chuck.taylor on Flickr
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sport sailboat, Seattle, Washington / 2010
Photo by gvgoebel on Flickr