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Carnival Freedom Crew Member From India Death Aboard

January 21, 2019 Janet Cole

Carnival Freedom Crew Member From India Death Aboard – On Friday, January 4, 2019,  crew member Charnel Rego, 43,  from Malad west, Mumbai died aboard Carnival Cruise Lines ship Carnival Freedom. Rego worked as an Assistant Maitre D’ aboard […]

Tropical Depression Joyce 1400 Hours September 18 2018
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Tropical Storm Joyce

September 9, 2018 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 AM AST Tue Sep 18 2018 The latest convective burst associated with Sub-Tropical Storm Joyce (see 2 videos below) is weakening due to the effects of 35-40 kt of […]

Tropical Storm Gordon Rainfall 0800 Hours September 6 2018
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Tropical Storm Gordon

August 30, 2018 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Gordon – NWS Weather Prediction Center College Park MD 1000 PM CDT Thu Sep 06 2018 DISCUSSION AND OUTLOOK  (see Thursday video below) At 1000 PM CDT (0300 UTC), Tropical Depression Gordon was located […]

Corpus Christi USCG Seizes 3800 Pounds Cocaine
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Corpus Christi USCBP Seizes 3800 Pounds Cocaine

December 13, 2017 Janet Cole

While Carnival Breeze and Carnival Valor were enroute from the Caribbean to  Galveston, in international waters near Corpus Christi, Texas, cocaine smugglers were off shore. According to a U.S. Customs and Border Protection press release on December 8, […]

Tropical Storm Jose Track 1100 Hours September 22 2017
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Tropical Storm Jose

August 30, 2017 Janet Cole

NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL 500 PM AST Fri Sep 22 2017 Bookmark this page for updates – (See  video below) …TROPICAL STORM WARNINGS LOWERED FOR SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND… …THIS IS THE LAST ADVISORY […]

Gulf of Mexico Cruise Port Map
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Hurricane Harvey Forces Avoiding Cruise Ship Port

August 26, 2017 Janet Cole

Cruise Ship Schedule Deviations UPDATE: Both Carnival Freedom and Carnival Valor stopped in New Orleans on Saturday to replenish supplies and give passengers the option to disembark. Carnival Breeze departed Cozumel Saturday afternoon after an […]

Hurricane Harvey Live Streaming Webcams
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Hurricane Harvey Texas Live Streaming Webcams

August 24, 2017 Janet Cole

We have been watching Tropical Depression Harvey, Tropical Storm Harvey and now Hurricane Harvey for days. Hurricane Harvey is now projected to be a major hurricane with category 3 strength.  It is the first major […]

Gulf of Mexico Buoy Cam Map
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Tropical Storm Harvey NOAA Buoy Cams

August 24, 2017 Janet Cole

As part of our new 2017 upgrade, NOAA Buoy cams have been added. One of our popular Cruise Ship Buoy Cams today is where Tropical Storm Harvey is churning up seas. Station 42056 (LLNR 110) – […]

Atlantic Tropical Storm Cindy Track June 20 2017
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Tropical Storm Cindy Named Louisiana Landfall Predicted

June 20, 2017 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Cindy Watch our new live streaming webcams in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, to watch Tropical Storm Cindy come ashore in real time. DISCUSSION AND 48-HOUR OUTLOOK —————————— Satellite imagery, aircraft data, and surface observations […]

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Tropical Storm Bret To Die By Weekend

June 20, 2017 Janet Cole

Tropical Storm Bret National Weather Service statement: “At 800 PM AST (0000 UTC), the center of Tropical Storm Bret was located near latitude 9.5 North, longitude 60.5 West. Bret is moving toward the west-northwest near […]

Carnival Freedom Galveston Texas
Cruise Crime

Carnival Freedom Caribbean Cruise Scam

June 2, 2017 Janet Cole

Another Facebook scam allegedly lures in more than one hundred victims in a scam targeting cruise ship travelers. The cruises were offered either to the Caribbean or Hawaii and an estimated 183 people were suckered via […]

Cruise Ship Missing

Liberty of the Seas Bartender Overboard

May 3, 2017 Janet Cole

The crew member overboard in the Gulf of Mexico this week has been identified as Norman DeCastro, 39, from the Philippines. DeCastro was a Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Liberty of the Seas bartender crew member from […]

Cruise Ship Deaths

Liberty of the Seas Boy Drowns in Cruise Pool

December 21, 2015 Janet Cole

Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines  Liberty of the Seas, boy, 8, drowns in the swimming pool off the coast of Mexico on Caribbean Christmas #cruise from Galveston, Texas. Please follow and like us:

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Texas Former Mayor Dies Aboard Cruise Ship

September 12, 2015 Janet Cole

Multi-term  Texas Mayor Ben Bythewood, 49, appeared on American Idol in 2013,  dies aboard Carnival Magic. Ben Bythewood, 49, was sailing on a cruise with his wife Amy on Monday, June 1, 2015 aboard Carnival Cruise Line’s […]

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Teacher Of The Year Dies On Cruise

September 12, 2015 Janet Cole

Darryl Butler, 34,  teacher of the year, dies on #cruise ship Navigator Of The Seas in Honduras. Darryl Butler, 34, from the Dallas, Texas area was on a cruise aboard Royal Caribbean Cruise Lines Navigator Of The […]