• Tropical Storm Lorena Forming 0500 Hours September 16 2019
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    Tropical Storm Lorena

    Tropical Storm Lorena Forming – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM PDT Mon Sep 16, 2019 For the eastern North Pacific…east of 140 degrees west longitude: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories [...]
  • Tropical Storm Imelda Forming 0800 Hours September 16, 2019
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    Tropical Storm Imelda

    Tropical Storm Imelda Forming – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM EDT Mon Sep 16, 2019 For the North Atlantic…Caribbean Sea and the Gulf of Mexico: The National Hurricane Center is issuing advisories [...]
  • Hurricane Humberto Track 1100 Hours September 16 2019
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    Tropical Storm Humberto

    Tropical Storm Humberto – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 1100 AM EDT Mon Sep 16, 2019 An Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft investigating Humberto (see Monday video below) this morning found peak 850-mb flight-level [...]
  • Hurricane Kiko Track 0800 Hours September 16 2019
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    Tropical Storm Kiko

    Tropical Storm Kiko – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 800 AM PDT Mon Sep 16, 2019 Microwave data and satellite imagery continue to indicate that the core of Kiko (see Sunday video below) is [...]
  • Tropical Storm Gabrielle Track 1700 Hours September 9 2019
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    Tropical Storm Gabrielle

    NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD 500 PM AST Mon Sep 09 2019 Satellite imagery continues to show symmetric convection around the center of Gabrielle (see Monday video below) despite some gradual warming in [...]

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Webcams in Europe 2018 Upgrade Expansion

August 6, 2018

Webcams in Europe 2018 Upgrade Expansion – We have completed the 2018 Upgrade with 85 live streaming webcams in 34 countries. For ease of use, we have divided the webcams into seven categories: Beach Webcams, […]

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Wonderful Wednesday Wildlife Window

March 29, 2017

The University of Queensland researchers were brought into ‘Australia’s Jurassic Park’, more than five years ago by the aboriginal Goolarabooloo community. “Nowhere else in the world has as many dinosaurs represented by track that Walmadany does,” […]

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New Seattle Washington Offices

April 4, 2018

Last September, with Hurricane Irma taking aim at us, we decided a month early to advance our west coast relocation plans. We traded in an oceanfront tiny house condo in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina, for […]

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Another Ferry Captain Hero

May 6, 2015

John Tracy Casco Bay Lines Ferry Captain, dives into icy Portland, Maine sea to save man who fell from a pier today. A man who fell off a dock at the Maine State Pier in Portland […]

Norwegian Epic Passenger Overboard in Bahamas
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Norwegian Epic Passenger Overboard in Bahamas

March 7, 2018

At about 2100 hours on Tuesday March 6, 2018, Norwegian Cruise Line cruise ship Norwegian Epic was in the Bahamas on its final night at sea.  In the pitch dark of night, an adult female passenger […]

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Passenger Overboard Washed Ashore Identified

May 4, 2015

Suicide – The  passenger who jumped overboard in May off the coast of Galveston, Texas, finally washed ashore on a local beach and has now been identified. Patrick Plummer, 63, was a passenger aboard the The Texas […]

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Cruise Ship Injury

Two CCL Mini Golf Accident Lawsuits Filed This Month

January 17, 2017

Two CCL Mini Golf Accident Lawsuits Filed This Month Cruise Bruise: Two cases of #cruise passengers injured playing miniature golf aboard Carnival Cruise Line ships. WARNING GRAPHIC PHOTOS. On August 22, 2016, Dzung Tran from Oregon was […]

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Two Cruise Ship Crew Members Overboard

July 29, 2015

Norwegian Cruise Line Pride Of America crew members injured during fall in life boat in Hilo Hawaii. On Tuesday, July 28, 2015 two crew members in their 30s were injured aboard Norwegian Cruise Lines Pride of America when they […]

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Norwegian Pearl Crew Member Missing Victoria BC Canada
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Norwegian Pearl Crew Member Missing Victoria BC Canada

June 7, 2018

Norwegian Pearl Crew Member Missing Victoria BC Canada – Norwegian Pearl crew member Lloyd Takana, 36, has been reported missing by Norwegian Cruise Line. Missing is defined as  “jumped ship”, meaning he willingly left the […]

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Third Cruise Ship Passenger Missing Past Month

December 5, 2015

Stephen Staker is the third #cruise ship passenger missing from a cruise ship in the past month, the second missing from cruise ships docked at Falmouth, Jamaica.

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Cruise Crime

Bermuda Q2 Crime Down 10% Lowest In 15 Years

August 7, 2014

#Cruise Bruise:  Bermuda’s low tolerance for crime is producing results, with lower Q2, 2014 crimes. #Bermuda drug seizures totalled $1.2 million. Nice work! There were 750 crimes committed on the Island in the second three months of this […]

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Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis
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Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis

August 15, 2018

Norwegian Jewel Alaska Cruise Teen Measles Diagnosis –  On Monday, August 6, 2018 a Norwegian Jewel cruise passenger, age 16, who was a non-U.S. citizen was transferred to PeaceHealth Ketchikan Medical Center for care. Doctors diagnosed […]

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Island Princess First 2018 Cruise Ship Norovirus Outbreak

February 5, 2018

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Vessel Sanitation Program (VSP), reported Princess Cruises cruise ship Island Princess had the first reportable norovirus (see video below) outbreak on a cruise ship in 2018. Outbreaks are reportable […]

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Barf Lawyers Lose Against Cruise Line

August 1, 2015

No Special Treatment:  Sickly #cruise ship passengers will suck it up like the rest of the world. An article by Maritime Executive shows the cruise line was not a fault for barf fest, stating “However, the performing […]

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Central Pacific Tropical Storms July 20 2017
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Cruise Ship Weather Central Pacific Tropical Storms

July 20, 2017

Cruise Ship Weather – NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM PDT Thu Jul 20 2017 We are watching four storms in the Pacific Ocean, Hurricane Fernanda, Tropical Storm Greg and Tropical Depression Eight-E. The National […]

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Now Live Our Webcams in Caribbean Website

July 4, 2017

The Cruise Ship Wave network  2017 expansion, which now includes 75 websites, has just launched several webcam focused websites. Today we launched Webcams in Caribbean. Our top website navigation links on each website will direct […]

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Safety Reminder: Cruise Ship Pool Decks Are Slippery

August 7, 2014

#Cruise Bruise: A reminder to walk carefully on the pool decks, they are wet and spilled substances such as sun tan lotion or sweet beverages mix to increase risk. Constantly remind children not to run while […]

Cruise Ship Sinking

Cruise Ship Sinking

MV Pinak Sinks – Over 100 Passengers Dead

July 5, 2014

#Cruise Ship Sinking:  MV Pinak sunk with an estimated 250 ferry passengers aboard, only about 100 rescued, the other passengers are missing. Rescue slow. MV Pinak Ferry Sinks Padma River Dhaka Bangladesh With Over 200 Passengers Aboard. […]

MV Butiraoi Sinks 50 Passengers Aboard
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MV Butiraoi Sinks 50 Passengers Aboard in Gilbert Islands

January 28, 2018

The MV Butiraoi,  a 55-foot wooden catamaran ferry, left Nonouti Island in the Gilbert Islands (see video below) for South Tarawa, Kiribati on Thursday, January 18, 2018 for a two day trip, with sea conditions “moderate […]

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MV Versace Amara Sinks

August 18, 2014

#Cruise Ship Sinking: The  MV Versace Amara sinks Saturday, after puncturing hull on a reef just off a volcanic island. There were 20 passengers and five crew aboard. Around 0100 hours on Saturday, August 16, 2014, the […]

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Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Explosion While Docked in Port

February 9, 2017

Cruise Ship Fires: Explosion aboard the Princess Cruises #cruise ship Emerald Princess damaged stern of the ship and kills one. Around 5:00, on Thursday, February 9, 2017, Princess Cruises’ Emerald Princess cruise had an explosion, which damaged […]

Cruise Ship Fires

Cruise Ship Fire Compagnie du Ponant L’ Boreal

November 18, 2015

  Compagnie du Ponant  Cruise Ship L’ Boreal has reported a fire at sea and put out a distress call with 347 passengers and crew aboard. November 18, 2015 around 0201 local time, L’ Boreal cruise ship […]

Cruise Ship Drugs

Cruise Ship Drugs

Carnival Freedom Passenger Ganja Arrest Grand Cayman

January 23, 2017

Cruise Bruise: Carnival Freedom #cruise ship passenger arrested in Grand Cayman after buying cannabis from a local resident peddling drugs on the street. Customs K-9 Unit was called and on arrival alerted officers to a small packet […]

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Washington State Ferry Reservations Memorial Weekend

May 7, 2015

WSF reservations for ferry travel from the state of Washington is highly advised for the Memorial Day weekend. Where can I travel with a reservation? San Juan Islands From Anacortes (westbound) • Lopez Island • Shaw […]

Cruise Medicare Couple Stranded Nassau Bahamas Gofundme
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Cruise Medicare Couple Stranded Nassau Bahamas Gofundme

February 23, 2019

Cruise Medicare Couple Stranded Nassau Bahamas Gofundme – Michelle Manuel and Rose Johnson from Irvine, Kentucky are both disabled and would not have been able to afford a cruise by themselves, they say. However, friends […]

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