49171

Date of Incident: 
19/03/2024
Station: 
NCI Rhoscolyn
Incident Summary: 
HMCG called NCI re. report of person possibly in difficulty on island, reported to be waving. Initial scan was negative, Monitoring continued, casualty spotted, a paddle boarder, who appeared fine.
CRT contacted paddle board who was not in distress. NFA
RNLI: 
No
Initiated: 
MCA/HMCG
MCA: 
Yes
MCA No.: 
507772
Casualty Type: 
Person(s) - Reported in Distress/Missing
Cause of Incident: 
FAWGI

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Currently almost 60 National Coastwatch stations are operational and manned by over 2600 volunteer watchkeepers around the British Isles from Fleetwood in the North West, through Wales, to the South and East of England to Filey in North Yorkshire. 

National Coastwatch watchkeepers provide the eyes and ears along the coast, monitoring radio channels and providing a listening watch in poor visibility. They are trained to deal with emergencies offering a variety of skills and experience, and full training by the National Coastwatch ensures that high standards are met.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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