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Diesel Spill from U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Alder; WNW of Fort Bragg, CA

WNW of Fort Bragg, CA | 2024-Mar-15

Initial Notification: On March 15, 2024, USCG Sector Humboldt Bay contacted their NOAA SSC to request trajectory support for a 500-gallon diesel spill from the USCG Cutter ALDER earlier in the morning, roughly 30 miles WNW of Fort Bragg, CA. Oil fate & transport info was provided verbally by phone.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Products of concern:Diesel
Total amount at risk of spill: 500 gallons
Latitude (approximate): 39° 36.23′ North
Longitude (approximate): 124° 21.60′ West