Navigation Warnings


Updated 21st September, 2019 at 00:00 (GMT)

Notice to Mariners

NTM 023

BERMUDA RADIO SCHEDULED NAVTEX BROADCASTS ON 518 KHZ ARE UNAVAILABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

132010Z SEP 19

NTM 024

CHUB HEADS BEACON, WEST CARDINAL MARK, LIGHT QUICK FLASHING WHITE (9) EVERY 15 SECONDS, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

19 0315Z SEP 19

NTM 001

DUE TO THE DANGER OF STRANDING ON THE REEFS FRINGING BERMUDA AND FOR ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION, THE INTERNATIONAL MARITIME ORGANISATION (I.M.O) HAS ESTABLISHED AN AREA TO BE AVOIDED AROUND THE BERMUDA ISLANDS. THE AREA TO BE AVOIDED APPLIES TO ALL VESSELS CARRYING OIL OR HAZARDOUS MATERIALS, AND ALL OTHER VESSELS EXCEEDING 1000GRT WHETHER OR NOT BOUND FOR BERMUDA PORTS. VESSELS NOT CALLING AT BERMUDA ARE ADVISED TO KEEP A MINIMUM OF 30 MILES DISTANT.

010001Z JAN 19

Local Navigation Warnings

LNW 069

NARROWS CHANNEL. RED CONICAL BUOY #15, LT FL R EVERY 4 SECS. THE LIGHT CHARACTERISTIC IS INCORRECT.

212340Z SEP 19

LNW 068

HAMILTON HARBOUR. TWO ROCK PASSAGE. LEFROY ISLAND LIGHT VERY QUICK FLASH RED. THE LIGHT IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

210030Z SEP 19

LNW 067

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. WRECK HILL BEACON, LT. V. QK. FL RED, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

291720Z SEP 19

LNW 066

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. HOGFISH CUT BEACON TEMPORARY REPLACEMENT RED CONICAL BUOY - THIS BUOY IS MISSING FROM STATION.

201715Z SEP 19

LNW 065

STATUS OF NAVIGATION CHANNELS - AID TO NAVIGATION. NUMEROUS AIDS TO NAVIGATION AFFECTED BY THE PASSAGE OF HURRICANE HUMBERTO ARE OUT OF THEIR CHARTED POSITIONS. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CAUTION AND IF IN ANY DOUBT SHOULD CONTACT BERMUDA RADIO FOR FURTHER ASSISTANCE.

191630Z SEP 19

LNW 064

FERRY REACH, BIOS STATION. THE R/V ATLANTIC EXPLORER HAS DEPLOYED STORM MOORINGS EXTENDING OUT FROM HER BERTH AT FERRY REACH. ALL MARINERS TRANSITING THIS AREA ARE ADVISED TO PROCEED WITH CAUTION.

181330Z SEP 19

LNW 042

UPDATED 26 AUG 19: DOCKYARD, HERITAGE WHARF. ONGOING DIVING OPERATIONS ARE BEING CONDUCTED IN THE VICINITY OF HERITAGE WHARF. DIVERS OPERATE UNDER THE DOCK BETWEEN 0700LT AND 1800LT DAILY EXCEPT SUNDAYS, UNTIL 30 NOVEMBER 2019. MARINERS OPERATING IN THIS AREA ARE REQUESTED TO KEEP VESSEL WAKES TO A MINIMUM.

261625Z AUG 19

LNW 004

FLATTS INLET, RAILWAY PYLONS, UNLIT SCAFFOLDING HAS BEEN ERECTED AT THE BASE OF THE RAILWAY PYLONS AT FLATTS INLET, PASSING MARINE TRAFFIC SHOULD PROCEED IN THIS VICINITY WITH CAUTION.

241500Z JAN 19

LNW 002

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. HOGFISH TRIPOD. LIGHT FLASHING GREEN EVERY 4s. THE LIGHT IS REPORTED UNRELIABLE DUE TO THE ANGLE OF THE STRUCTURE.

091900Z JAN 19

LNW 071

ST. GEORGE'S. TOWN CUT CHANNEL. GATES FORT FIXED RED LIGHT, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

101200Z NOV 18

LNW 017

ST. GEORGE'S TOWN CUT CHANNEL. CHALK WHARF FIXED RED LIGHT, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

030320Z APR 18

LNW 079

ST. GEORGES. TOWN CUT CHANNEL. UNLIT GREEN BEACON SG4. THE GREEN TOP MARK IS MISSING.

061145Z OCT 17