Navigation Warnings


Updated

Notice to Mariners

NTM 009

GIBBS HILL LIGHTHOUSE, LIGHT FLASHING WHITE EVERY 10 SECONDS. THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

061605Z FEB 24

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. VESSELS INTENDING TO ENTER BERMUDA TERITORIAL WATERS ARE REQUIRED TO OBSERVE THE IMO AREA TO BE AVOIDED AND REQUEST PERMISSION TO ENTER FROM BERMUDA RADIO ON MARINE VHF CH16, 48 HOUR PRIOR SHIPS REPORTING IS REQUIRED TO ADVISE ISPS DOCUMENTATION, DANGEROUS GOODS DECLARATION AND WASTE NOTICE REQUIREMENTS, VESSELS CAN OBTAIN FURTHER INFORMATION FROM WWW.MAROPS.BM/SEAPORT_SECURITY SUBSEQUENTLY PRIOR TO DEPARTURE FROM BERMUDA PORTS, VESSELS ARE REQUIRED TO SUBMIT A DANGEROUS GOODS DECLARATION.

010000Z JAN 24

Local Navigation Warnings

LNW 016

ST GEORGES. TOWN CUT CHANNEL. HEN ISLAND LIGHT, FLASHING GREEN EVERY 1.5s, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

220045Z FEB 24

LNW 013

ST GEORGES. TOWN CUT CHANNEL. HORSESHOE ISLAND FIXED GREEN LIGHT, THE LIGHT IS UNRELIABLE.

140510Z FEB 24

LNW 012

GREAT SOUND. PREFFERED CHANNEL TO PORT BUOY #100, LIGHT FLASHING RED 2+1 EVERY 6S. THE TOP SECTION OF THE BUOY IS DAMAGED AND THE LIGHT IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

121105Z FEB 24