Active U.S. Maritime Alerts:

2017-008A-Announced Temporary Port Closures-Yemeni Ports

A maritime situation has been reported in Yemen.  On November 6, 2017, the Saudi-led coalition announced the closure of all ports in Yemen until further notice.  There are reports that Aden and Mukalla ports are operational as of November 9, 2017.  See U.S. Maritime Advisory 2017-002 for additional information on this area.  Further updates will be provided when available.  This alert will automatically expire on November 16, 2017.  Any questions regarding this alert should be directed to MARSEC@state.gov.

U.S. Maritime Alert Library:

2017-008A-Announced Temporary Port Closures-Yemeni Ports

2017-007A-Piracy/Hijacking-Gulf of Guinea

2017-006A-Plague Outbreak-Madagascar

2017-005A-GPS Interference-Black Sea

2017-004A-Report of Waterborne Improvised Explosive Device-Southern Red Sea

2017-003A-Tanker Hijacking-Off Somali Coast

2017-002B-Report of Mine Incident-Vicinity of Al Mocha, Yemen

2017-002A-Report of Mine Laying-Entrance to al Mocha Harbor, Yemen

2017-001A-Waterborne Improvised Explosive Device-Southern Red Sea