Boat owners asked to use caution

    Harris Harbor in Juneau. (Photo credit to Charles Murphy.)

    Juneau, Alaska (KINY) - CBJ Docks and Harbors said boat owners should check vessels due to high winds and stormy weather.

    The alert advised boaters to make sure mooring lines are secure, pumps are operating correctly and that boats are not collecting rainwater.

    The National Weather Service issued a gale warning through this afternoon with southeast winds reaching 35 knots and seas reaching seven feet.

    Rain is expected throughout the week.



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