Port Canaveral to Close Today at 3pm; Orlando International Airport to Close at 5pm Sat


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The US Coast Guard Captain of the Port (COTP) has set Hurricane Condition Yankee for Port Canaveral: Sustained gale force winds are predicted within 24 hrs.  Condition Yankee marks the last chance to further prepare Port Canaveral as well as mitigate potential heavy weather threats.  Only essential Port personnel will report to work.

As of 3:00 PM today, Port Canaveral will cease all operations and is closed until further notice.

For continuing updates, please monitor Port Canaveral’s Facebook PageTwitter, and the Port Status Hotline at (321) 394-3411.

Orlando International Airport has announced that it will cease commercial airline operations at 5 p.m. Saturday.

Feature Image Source: Florida Ports Council



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