Jackson Federal Building Inclement Weather Hotline (800) 982-8813 x7015

Bar Conditions For Oregon and Washington

National Response Center (800) 424-8802.

Regional Exam Center (888) 427-5662

National Documentation Center (800) 799-8362

Navigation Center (703) 313-5900

Report marine emergencies to the nearest Coast Guard Sector office!

- Sector Columbia River / Portland (833) 769-8724

- Sector Puget Sound / Seattle (206) 217-6002

13th Coast Guard District Local Notice to Mariners

United States Coast Guard Navigation Center Marine Safety Information

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DPI (District / Prevention / Inspections and Investigations)


The 13th Coast Guard District's (D13) Inspections and Investigations Branch (dpi) of the Prevention Division oversees all aspects of commercial vessel and waterfront facility inspections. D13 dpi has individual program coordinators for towing vessels, commercial fishing vessels, recreational boating safety and port safety and security. D13 dpi also oversees marine casualty investigations and merchant mariner suspension and revocation cases throughout the District. The D13 Inspections and Investigations' mission posture is guided by the Coast Guard’s core values, the Commandant’s Direction, and the D13 Commander’s Strategic Intent. 


Commander (DPI)
13th Coast Guard District
915 2nd Avenue, Room 3506
Seattle, WA  98174


Inspections / Investigations Branch Chief 

Port State Control / Facilities

Passenger Vessel Safety Specialist / Domestic Vessels

Investigations / Ballast Water Management 

MTSA / Port Security Specialist

Recreational Boating Safety Affairs Specialist

Commercial Fishing Vessel Safety Coordinator  
206.815.6429 D13CFVS@uscg.mil

Alternate Compliance Safety Agreement (ACSA) Coordinator
206..815.6429 D13CVFS@uscg.mil

​Towing Vessel Safety Program Coordinator / Third Party Oversight
​571-607-1461 Jill.L.Lazo@uscg.mil