The U.S. Coast Guard has released video footage of the rescue of a fisherman who spent Friday night adrift in a fish tote off the shore of Kruzof Island.
According to KCAW in Sitka, Ryan Harris was crewing the Kaitlin Rae, which capsized and sank without warning. The boat’s skipper, Stonie “Mac” Huffman, managed to get into a survival suit. Huffman was hoisted from the beach at Pt. Amelia.
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Here's a look at the local weather forecast through tomorrow: - Tonight will be mostly cloudy with scattered showers and patchy fog late. Lows will be around 53 with light winds. - Wednesday will be mostly cloudy with a chance of rain, highs around 64 and a northwest wind of 10 mph. - Wednesday night will be partly cloudy with a slight chance of rain, lows around 52 and a northwest wind of 10 mph.