An official website of the United States government
Here's how you know
A .mil website belongs to an official U.S. Department of Defense organization in the United States.
A lock (lock ) or https:// means you’ve safely connected to the .mil website. Share sensitive information only on official, secure websites.

Press Release | Dec. 30, 2023

Advisory: Mission Bay Channel Temporary Safety Zone

SAN DIEGO — Due to hazardous weather conditions, Coast Guard Sector San Diego has established a temporary safety zone for the navigable waters of Mission Bay Channel. At this time, entry in and out of Mission Bay is prohibited unless authorized by the Captain of the Port. 

The Coast Guard is collaborating with the San Diego Lifeguard Service to prioritize the safety of the boating public. All mariners, and anyone on watercraft, are strongly urged to make alternative arrangements as Mission Bay's closure will remain in effect until Jan. 1, 2024.

For further guidance or inquiries, please contact the Joint Harbor Operations Center at (619) 278-7013.