Navigation Warnings


Updated 8th April, 2021 at 00:00 (GMT)

Notice to Mariners

NTM 010

NORTH ROCK BEACON. LT. GP. FL (4) EVERY 20 SECONDS, THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

280010Z MAR 21

NTM 009

SEA BUOY. SAFE WATER MARK. LIGHT FLASHING WHITE MORSE (A) EVERY 6 SECONDS. THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

220020Z MAR 21

NTM 004

IN ACCORDANCE WITH BERMUDA HEALTH REGULATIONS, DUE TO THE SPREAD OF THE CORONAVIRUS ALL VESSELS ARRIVING FROM FOREIGN PORTS ARE REQUIRED TO CALL BERMUDA RADIO ON VHF CHANNEL 16 PRIOR TO ENTRY INTO TERRITORIAL WATERS AND REPORT ANY COVID SYMPTOMS ONBOARD. ALL VESSELS CREW ARE SUBJECT TO A QUARANTINE PERIOD AND COVID TESTING IN ORDER TO BE LANDED. Visit https://www.gov.bm/coronavirus-travellers FOR COVID TRAVEL INFORMATION.

111630Z JAN 21

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 20

Local Navigation Warnings

LNW 019

STOCKS HARBOUR, OLD SEVERN BRIDGE. CONSTRUCTION IS TAKING PLACE IN THE AREA OF THE OLD SEVERN BRIDGE. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION, ESPECIALLY IN THE HOURS OF DARKNESS AS UNLIT VESSELS AND BARGES MAY BE MOORED IN THE VICINITY.

082030Z MAR 21

LNW 010

SOMERSET BRIDGE. THE MARINE TRAFFIC LIGHTS ON THE ELYS HARBOUR SIDE OF SOMERSET BRIDGE ARE REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

172340Z FEB 21

LNW 016

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

170205Z MAR 21

LNW 009

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. HOGFISH CUT BEACON. THE BUOY TEMPORARILY REPLACING HOGFISH CUT BEACON, LIGHT FLASHING RED EVERY 4 SECONDS, THE LIGHT IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

171930Z FEB 21

LNW 003

SOUTH CHANNEL, ELBOW SHOAL, BEACON #26 LT. FL. GREEN 2.5 SECONDS. THE BEACON HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY REPLACED WITH A GREEN SPAR BUOY, LIGHT FLASHING GREEN EVERY 2.5 SECONDS.

081430Z OCT 20

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 001

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

101200Z NOV 18