Fire ranks No. 5 among all boat losses, according to BoatUS Marine Insurance Program claims files. Dig a little deeper, and those claims files also tell the six specific areas that lead to most reported boat fires. Since being forewarned is being forearmed.
Here are the top culprits and some tips on how to avoid them:
June - August 2016
June every Thursday Night - Rock the Dock - Kemah Boardwalk
June 10, 17, 24 - Fireworks Friday - Kemah Boardwalk
Every Sat from 9 - 1pm - Farmer's Market - Clearlake Shores
May 28 - Sept 5 - 27th Annual CCA State of Texas Anglers' Rodeo
1. ENTER EACH HURRICANE SEASON PREPARED. Every June through November, recheck your supply of boards, tools, batteries, nonperishable foods, and the other equipment you will need if a hurricane strikes your town.
2. WHEN YOU HEAR THE FIRST TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVISORY, listen for future messages. This will prepare you for a hurricane emergency well in advance of the issuance of watches and warnings.
Bay Area Events for May and June 2016, especially around Seabrook and Kemah. We curate our information from -
Don't abandon your boat now that the weather is less than perfect. Here are a few tips and also check out the website for some more tips:
This is an excellent time to deal with the hull and topsides of your vessel. To help save and maintain the longevity of your color, whether gelcoat or paint, wax and compounding will do wonders to stave off the effects of oxidation, UV damage, and the harsh marine environment.
Check out the area events for the next month and some fishing information as well for kids.
Seabrook Marina area events!