Sand bars keep filling up the mouths of these channels, necessitating frequent dredging and extension of the breakwaters, work undertaken by the Federal government, which also maintains a most comprehensive and completeystem of aids to navigation, including lighthouses and lightships, fog alarms, gas and other buoys, life-saving, storm signal and weather report stations.
Before you head out onto the roadway, check the weather report to make sure it is safe to travel.
If you are not a regular commuter on the bridge, you may want to check the weather report before planning a trip to the bridge.
Look online or watch a national weather report to find out what the weather is like where you plan to see the parade.
Check the weather report and take note of the wind direction.