Navigation Warnings


Updated 20th April, 2018 at 03:30 (GMT)

Notice to Mariners

NTM 013

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

200330Z APR 18

NTM 010

ST. DAVID’S DIFFERENTIAL GPS REFERENCE STATION. DGPS CORRECTION SIGNALS ARE UNAVAILABLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

052010Z MAR 18

NTM008

SPIT BUOY, EAST CARDINAL MARK. LIGHT GROUP FLASHING WHITE (3) EVERY 10 SECONDS. BUOY IS MISSING FROM STATION.

221700Z FEB 18

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 18

NTM 010

THE NARROWS CHANNEL, BUOYS #3, #5, #7 & #9 HAVE BEEN REPOSITIONED TO THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: BUOY #3 - 32° 23.000’N 064° 39.180’W BUOY #5 - 32° 23.0952’N 064° 39.345’W BUOY #7 - 32° 23.220’N 064° 39.504’W BUOY #9 - 32° 23.494’N 064° 39.840’W

271800Z APR 16

NTM 009

NORTH CHANNEL, BUOYS 27A, 28A, 32A, 33A, 34A, 35A, 36A, 37A, HAVE BEEN REPOSITIONED TO THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS: 27A - 32° 22.873’N 064° 49.753’W 28A - 32° 22.957’N 064° 49.654’W 32A - 32° 21.835’N 064° 49.344’W 33A - 32° 21.991’N 064° 49.476’W 34A - 32° 21.435’N 064° 49.352’W 35A - 32° 21.007’N 064° 49.491’W 36A - 32° 21.002’N 064° 49.374’W 37A - 32° 20.654’N 064° 49.525’W

221500Z APR 16

NTM 038

CHUB HEADS BEACON RACON, MORSE IDENTIFYING CHARACTER C ( CHARLIE ) AND NORTHEAST BREAKER BEACON RACON, MORSE IDENTIFYING CHARACTER N ( NOVEMBER ), BOTH RACONS ARE INOPERATIVE.

062350Z DEC 15

Local Navigation Warnings

LNW 018

NARROWS CHANNEL. RED BUOY #9, LIGHT FLASHING RED EVERY 4 SECONDS, THE BUOY IS OFF STATION.

121015Z APR 18

LNW 017

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

030320Z APR 18

LNW 015

ELY'S HARBOUR, CATHEDRAL ROCKS. THE MARKER STAKE IN POSITION 32-16.844N 064-52.776W, APPROX. 25M FROM CATHEDRAL ROCKS, HAS COLLAPSED AND IS BARELY VISIBLE NEAR THE SURFACE AT HIGH TIDES. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP A SHARP LOOKOUT AND TO PROCEED WITH CAUTION.

292350Z MAR 18

LNW 093

WESTERN HOGFISH SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. HOGFISH CUT BEACON. THE BEACON HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY REPLACED WITH A RED BUOY, WITH LIGHT FLASHING RED EVERY 4 SECONDS.

211800Z NOV 17

LNW 079

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

061145Z OCT 17

LNW 072

GROTTO BAY. SINCE THE REMOVAL OF THE ASSOCIATED FLOATING DOCK AND BRIDGE, TWO UNLIT BLACK PYLONS STAND APPROX. 50M FROM THE SHORELINE IN THE AREA N OF LONGBIRD BRIDGE. THE INNER PYLON IS FITTED WITH YELLOW REFLECTIVE TAPE. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KSLO AND PROCEED WITH CAUTION.

292230Z AUG 17

LNW 043

GREAT SOUND. DUNDONALD CHANNEL. CHANNEL BUOYs #102, #103 & #104 ARE EXTINGUISHED.

061710Z JUL 17

LNW 042

GREAT SOUND. DUNDONALD CHANNEL. CHANNEL BUOY #99 IS MISSING FROM STATION.

061705Z JUL 17

LNW 011

THE GREAT SOUND. A MARKER STAKE IN POSITION 32-17.38’N 064-50.07W BETWEEN OMEGA ROCKS & PEARL Is. HAS BEEN BROKEN OFF BELOW THE WATERLINE. AN UNLIT YELLOW MARKER HAS TEMPORARILY BEEN PLACED TO MARK THE POSITION. MARINERS SHOULD KSLO & PROCEED WITH EXTREME CAUTION WHEN TRANSITING BETWEEN THESE TWO ISLANDS.

311300Z MAR 17

LNW 091

NORTH CHANNEL. UNLIT GREEN BEACON #8A – BEACON TOP MARK IS DAMAGED.

141640Z OCT 16

LNW 088

GRASSY BAY, SOUTH CHANNEL. GREEN BEACON #30, LT FL GREEN EVERY 4 SEC. BEACON TOP MARK AND BEACON COLUMN ARE DAMAGED.

141625Z OCT 16

LNW 073

NORTH CHANNEL. NEW RED CONICAL BUOY #33B HAS BEEN DEPLOYED IN POSITION: 32-21.71'N 064-49.46'W. BUOY IS LIT FLASHING RED EVERY 4 SECS.

011618Z SEPT 16

LNW 060

NORTH CHANNEL, RED BUOY #3A IS LIT, FLASHING RED EVERY 3 SECS.

032300Z AUG 16

LNW 048

GREAT SOUND, DUNDONALD CHANNEL – GREEN BUOY #36 AND RED BUOYS #37, #43 & #45 HAVE BEEN FITTED WITH LIGHTS, WITH THE FOLLOWING CHARACTERISTICS. BUOY #36 Fl.G EVERY 4s, BUOY #37 Fl.R EVERY 2.5s, BUOY #43 Fl.R EVERY 4s & BUOY #45 Fl.R EVERY 2.5s

291510Z JUN 16