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Vessel Fire/Sinking About 4 Miles Offshore of Gulfport, MS

MS, USA | 2022-May-21

Initial Notification: On 21 May 2022 USCG Sector Mobile contacted the NOAA SSC regarding a vessel fire and sinking about 4 miles offshore of Gulfport, MS in MS Sound. SSC provided fate and forecast for the potential discharge of 600 gallons of diesel.

Incident Details
Primary threat:Oil
Latitude (approximate): 30° 18.75′ North
Longitude (approximate): 89° 1.04′ West