Navigation Warnings


Updated 28th November, 2020 at 00:00 (GMT)

Notice to Mariners

NTM 023

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

190500Z NOV 20

NTM 017

IN ACCORDANCE WITH BERMUDA HEALTH REGULATIONS, DUE TO THE SPREAD OF THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19) ALL VESSELS ARRIVING FROM FOREIGN PORTS ARE REQUIRED TO REPORT TO BERMUDA RADIO ON MARINE VHF CHANNEL 16 UPON ENTRY INTO TERRITORIAL WATERS. SHIPS ARE REQUIRED TO HAVE COMPLETED A HEALTH DECLARATION PRIOR TO PILOT BOARDING. YACHTS WILL BE REQUIRED TO REPORT EVIDENCE OF SICKNESS ONBOARD TO BERMUDA RADIO AND BE PREPARED TO COMPLETE A HEALTH DECLARATION UPON ARRIVAL AT THE CUSTOMS YACHT REPORTING CENTRE WITH ALL VESSEL CREWS POTENTIALLY BEING SUBJECT TO 14 DAY QUARANTINE AND/OR COVID TESTING IN ORDER TO BE LANDED.

011230Z JUL 20

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 051

GREAT SOUND. HOGFISH BEACON, LIGHT GROUP FLASH (2) YELLOW EVERY 10 SECS. THE LIGHT IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

282230Z NOV 20

LNW 050

DUNDONALD CHANNEL. GREEN BUOY #38. LIGHT FLASHING GREEN EVERY 2.5 SECONDS. THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

261105Z NOV 20

LNW 049

GRANAWAY DEEP, TIMLIN'S NARROWS, GREEN UNLIT CHANNEL MARKER, THE CHANNEL MARKER HAS BEEN REPLACED WITH A TEMPORARY UNLIT GREEN CAN BUOY.

251630Z NOV 20

LNW 043

HAMILTON HARBOUR, FERRY DEPOT, LONG PIER BEACON, FIXED GREEN LIGHT. THE LIGHT IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.

310400Z OCT 20

LNW 042

NARROWS CHANNEL. GREEN BUOY #4, LIGHT GROUP FLASH GREEN 3 EVERY 6 SECONDS - THE LIGHT IS EXTINGUISHED.

302335Z OCT 20

LNW 041

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL, COMMISSIONER'S POINT TO WESTERN BLUE CUT. THE 1ST STAKE WEST OF COMMISSIONER'S POINT HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY REPLACED WITH AN UNLIT SMALL RED CONICAL BUOY.

291430Z OCT 20`

LNW 039

WESTERN SMALL BOAT CHANNEL. POMPANO BEACON. THE BEACON HAS BEEN TEMPORARILY REPLACED WITH A GREEN SPAR BUOY, WITH LIGHT QUICK FLASHING GREEN.

281800Z OCT 20

LNW 034

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 071

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

101200Z NOV 18