NAVAREA VII MESSAGES

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2018 Series


NAVAREA VII 118 OF 2018: (03 APR 18)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN SE SECTOR OFFSHORE TRISTAN DA CUNHA
2. CHART SAN 1, 2, 5
3. SCIENTIFIC BUOY DEPLOYED
4. 37 02.8 S 012 18.2 W
5. NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 123 OF 2018: (12 APR 18)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR OFFSHORE ANGOLA
2. CHART SAN 1, BA 604,306,307, 311
3. TWO METEOROLOGICAL BUOYS ESTABLISHED 07 14.39 S 011 18.68 E AND 07 21.92 S 011 18.06 E. YELLOW BUOYS LIT FL (5) 25s
4 VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 161 OF 2018: (16 MAY 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR MADAGASCAR
2. CHART SAN 1
3. NOSY BE HARBOUR FRONT RANGE LIGHT 305 DEG UNLIT
4. 13 24.48 S 048 16.66 E
5. NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 249 OF 2018: (26 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR MADAGASCAR SAINTE-MARIE CANAL
2. CHART SAN 3, 28 (INT 700)
3. YELLOW BUOY, 3.4 X 2.5 METERS, IN POSITION
4. 16 59.44 S 049 46.02 E
5. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 255 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF ANGOCHE
2. CHARTS MOZ 432 AND BA 2933
3. LIGHTHOUSE MAFAMEDE UNLIT
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 302 OF 2017
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 256 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF PEMBA
2. CHARTS BA 647
3. BUOY 1 OUT OF POSITION
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 303 OF 2017
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 257 OF 2018: (31 JUL 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR - MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. PORT OF MOCIMBOA DA PRAIA
3. CHARTS MOZ 455 AND BA 2927
4. BUOY 11 OUT OF POSITION
5. 11 20.04 S 040 21.75 E
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 304 OF 2017
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 352 OF 2018: (02 NOV 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF QUELIMANE
2. CHART SAN 1 AND CHART 16402 (INT 7641)
3. INHAMIARRA LIGHT UNLIT
4. VILHENA LIGHT UNLIT (NEW)
5. BUOY 1 OUT OF POSITION
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 314 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 357 OF 2018: (13 NOV 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF NACALA
2. CHARTS BA 16310
3. BUOY 4 UNLIT
4. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 368 OF 2018: (05 DEC 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF BEIRA
2. CHARTS MOZ 49638 AND BA 1003, 2934
3. READ AS FOLLOWS: BUOY NAME, LATITUDE, LONGITUDE, COLOUR, LIGHT CHARACTERISTICS
A. BUOY A 19 - 53.79 S 034 - 59.22 E RED/WHITE MO(A)8S
B. BUOY P 19 - 52.58 S 034 - 56.98 E RED FL3S
C. BUOY 2 19 - 52.61 S 034 - 55.80 E RED FL2S
D. BUOY 4 19 - 52.67 S 034 - 54.60 E RED FL2S
E. BUOY 5 19 - 53.01 S 034 - 51.98 E GREEN FL(2)6S
F. BUOY 6 19 - 52.78 S 034 - 53.48 E RED VQ0.6S
G. BUOY 7 19 - 53.33 S 034 - 50.98 E GREEN FL5S
H. BUOY 8 19 - 53.15 S 034 - 52.03 E RED FL2S
I. BUOY 9 19 - 53.50 S 034 - 50.45 E GREEN Q1.2S
J. BUOY 10 19 - 53.48 S 034 - 51.05 E RED FL6S
K. BUOY 11 19 - 53.44 S 034 - 50.22 E GREEN FL(2)6S
L. BUOY 12 19 - 53.63 S 034 - 50.18 E RED FL2S
M. BUOY 12A 19 - 53.69 S 034 - 50.41 E RED FL2S
N. BUOY 13 19 - 53.14 S 034 - 49.92 E GREEN FL5S
O. BUOY 14 19 - 51.01 S 034 - 49.17 E RED FL2S
P. BUOY 15 19 - 52.87 S 034 - 49.74 E GREEN FL2S
Q. BUOY 17 19 - 52.26 S 034 - 49.53 E GREEN FL2S
R. BUOY 19 19 - 51.58 S 034 - 49.37 E GREEN FL2S
S. BUOY 21 19 - 50.91 S 034 - 49.33 E GREEN FL1.5S
T. BUOY 23 19 - 50.05 S 034 - 49.71 E GREEN FL1.5S
U. BUOY W 19 - 49.85 S 034 - 49.66 E RED FL3S
V. BUOY T 19 - 47.96 S 034 - 49.46 E RED FL(2)6S
4. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 090 OF 2018
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

2019 Series

NAVAREA VII 002 OF 2019: (04 JAN 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF MAPUTO
2. CHARTS BA 644 AND MOZ 16201
3. THE FOLLOWING BUOYS ARE TEMPORARILY PLACED IN NEW POSITIONS
A. BUOY NO 2N 25 46.21 S 032 49.76 E
B. BUOY NO 3N 25 49.81 S 032 50.87 E
C. BUOY NO 4 OUT OF POSITION
D. BUOY NO 5 25 55.94 S 032 51.89 E OUT OF POSITION
E. BUOY NO 6 25 56.04 S 032 44.48 E
F. BUOY NO 7 OUT OF POSITION
G. BUOY NO 8 25 56.81 S 032 41.26 E
H. BUOY NO 9 OUT OF POSITION
I. BUOY NO 11 25 58.00 S 032 39.08 E
J. BUOY NO 12 25 57.98 S 032 37.97 E  MISSING (NEW)
K. BUOY NO 12A 25 58.15 S 032 38.10 E
L. BUOY NO 13 25 58.52 S 032 37.02 E
M. BUOY NO 14 25 59.24 S 032 36.02 E
N. BUOY NO 17 25 59.20 S 032 34.73 E
O. BUOY NO 19 OUT OF POSITION
P. BUOY NO 21 UNLIT
4. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
5. CANCEL NAVAREA 367 OF 2018 AND 001 OF 2019
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 018 OF 2019: (14 JAN 19)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR ANGOLA
2. CHART SAN 1, BA 312
3. FPSO KAOMBO SUL MOORING HOOK UP OPERATION
4. START POSITION: 07 25.6 S 011 19.1 E
HOOK UP POSITION: 07 21.9 S 011 22.5 E
5. DURING TRANSIT EXCLUSION ZONE 1.5.NM RADIUS AND 800 M RADIUS AT HOOK UP POSITION. VESSELS TO KEEP WELL CLEAR
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 031 OF 2019: (04 FEB 19)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR ANGOLA
2. CHARTS SAN 1, 5 AND BA307, BA311, BA306
3. M/V RAMFORM SOVEREIGN (C/S C6CR8) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING CO-ORDINATES
A. 08 55.6 S 012 51.5 E
B. 10 54.7 S 013 25.2 E
C. 11 04.3 S 012 50.4 E
D. 09 05.5 S 012 16.6 E
E. 08 55.6 S 012 51.5 E
4. VESSEL WILL CONDUCT SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATION WITH SEISMIC CABLES LENGTH 9000 METERS, WIDTH 1500 METERS, MARKED WITH TAIL BOUYS AND FLASHING LIGHTS. VESSELS THOR FRIGG IN ATTENDANCE.
5. VESSELS TO PROVIDE 3NM CPA AHEAD AND ABEAM, AND 7 NM ASTERN. WORKING CHANNEL VHF CH 69 AND CH 16.
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 048 OF 2019: (18 FEB 19)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR ANGOLA
2. CHARTS SAN 1, 57, AND BA307, BA311, BA306
3. MOORING BUOYS AND FPSO POSITIONS
A. KAOMBO NORTH 07 14.2 S 011 17.2 E
B. METOCEAN BUOY MB1 07 14.4 S 011 18.7 E
C. KAOMBO NORTH HOSE 07 15.1 S 011 15.4 E
D. STANDBY MOORING AN2 07 15.1 S 011 15.4 E
E. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 16.7 S 012 01.6 E (NEW)
F. FLEXIBLE JUMPER 07 16.9 S 012 01.2 E (NEW)
G. KAOMBO SOUTH 07 21.9 S 011 22.5 E UNLIT
H. METOCEAN BUOY MB2 07 21.9 S 011 18.6 E
I. STANDBY MOORING AS1 07 24.1 S 011 24.3 E
J. PAZFLOR 07 36.3 S 012 08.5 E
K. GIRASSOL 07 41.0 S 011 40.2 E
L. DALIA 07 42.3 S 011 46.5 E
M. MARKER BUOY 07 42.9 S 011 42.7 E
4. DANGER TO NAVIGATION, VESSELS TO GIVE FPSO RISERS AND MOORING BUOYS 1NM WIDE BERTH
5. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 370 OF 2018
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

NAVAREA VII 074 OF 2019: (07 MAR 18)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR PORT OF INHAMBANE
2. CHARTS MOZ 493, 46646 AND BA 2939
3. BARRA DE INHAMBANE LIGHT UNLIT
4. PONTA ZAVORA LIGHT UNLIT
5. BAZARUTO LIGHTHOUSE UNLIT (NEW)
6. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION
7. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 078 OF 2018
8. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 075 OF 2019 (08 MAR 2019)
1.INDIAN OCEAN - SW SECTOR OFFSHORE MOSSELBAY
2. CHARTS SAN 57, 81(INT7510), 93(INT 7050)
3. R/V POLARCUS ASIMA (C/S UBWR9) WILL BE CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS AND TOWING 8 STREAMERS WITH LENGTH 6500 METERS
4.A. 35 27.7 S 022 47.3 E
B. 35 27.7 S 023 40.0 E
C. 35 49.4 S 022 47.3 E
D. 35 49.4 S 023 40.0 E
5. VESSELS REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A 5.5 NM WIDE BERTH ASTERN AND 3 NM WIDE BERTH AHEAD AND ABEAM. GUARD VESSELS SUNRISE G (C/S 3FKF6), AQUARIES (C/S HP8937) AND VENTURE (C/S HP2217) IN ATTENDANCE
6. CANCEL NAVAREA 066 OF 2019
7. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 300600 APR 19

NAVAREA VII 088 OF 2019 (14 MAR 2018)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN - NE SECTOR OFFSHORE ALEXANDER BAY
2. CHARTS SAN 76 (2640), 113
3. M/V YA TOIVO (C/S C6QB6) CONDUCTING MINING OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES
4.A. 28 52.2 S 016 14.1 E
B. 28 52.2 S 016 33.5 E
C. 29 04.6 S 016 05.0 E
D. 29 04.6 S 016 37.6 E
5. VESSEL OPERATING ON 4 ANCHOR SPREAD. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 089 OF 2019 (14 MAR 2019)

1. INDIAN OCEAN    SW SECTOR - MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. SEVERE WEATHER ALERT WARNING   MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL - TROPICAL CYCLONIC  IDAI - WINDS OF 30 TO 40  KNOTS REACHING 50 TO 95 KNOTS AT THE CORE , POOR VISIBILITY  AND  10 METER SWELLS IS EXPECTED
3. VESSELS TO NAVIGATE WITH EXTREME CAUTION
4. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 151200 UTC MAR 2019

NAVAREA VII 091 OF 2019: (15 MAR 19)
1. MESSAGES IN FORCE AT 0800 UTC 15 MAR 19
2. NAVAREA VII MESSAGES IN FORCE =  118, 123, 161, 249, 255, 256, 257, 352, 357, 368 OF 2018, 002, 018, 026, 031,  048, 067 ,068 ,073 ,074 ,075, 088,089, 090 OF 2019
3. MESSAGES RE-ISSUED AS NOTICES TO MARINERS = NIL
4. MESSAGES ISSUED THIS WEEK = 077 - 091 OF 2019
5. MESSAGES CANCELLED THIS WEEK = 077, 078, 080, 081, 082, 083, 084, 085, 086, 087,  OF 2019
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE


NAVAREA VII 092 OF 2019(15 MAR 2019)
1. POTENTIAL PROBLEMS FOR USERS OF GPS RECEIVERS
2. USERS OF GPS RECEIVERS ARE ADVISED OF POTENTIAL PROBLEMS DUE TO GPS WEEK COUNTER ROLL OVER ON 06 APR 19.
3. DURING THIS TIME THE INTERNAL CLOCKS OF SOME GPS RECEIVERS WILL EXPERIENCE A LACK OF ABSOLUTE REFERENCE AND MAY GIVE THE WRONG TIME AND POSITION OR MAY LOCK UP PERMANENTLY.
4. USERS ARE ADVISED TO CHECK WITH GPS MANUFACTURER REGARDING THE STATUS OF THEIR RECEIVER.
5. FOR FURTHER INFORMATION SEE WWW.GPS.GOV/CGSIC/MEETINGS/2017/POWERS. PDF
6. FAILURE TO VERIFY YOUR GPS RECEIVER COULD LEAD TO SERIOUS NAVIGATIONAL RISK
7. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 130600 UTC APR 19

NAVAREA VII 095 OF 2019 (18 MAR 2019)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC OCEAN NE SECTOR - OFFSHORE CAPE TOWN
2. CHART SAN 1, 2, 27 (INT 204)
3. TUG SA AMANDLA (C/S ZTUG)) TOWING PACIFIC QUEEN. DESTINATION PORT OF SALDANHA BAY
4. 31 43.7 S    004 20.9 E
5. VESSELS TO KEEP WELL CLEAR
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 094 OF 2019
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 098 OF 2019: (18 MAR 19)
1. SOUTH ATLANTIC AND INDIAN OCEAN SECTORS
2. ANGOLA, NAMIBIA, SOUTH AFRICA AND MOZAMBIQUE
3. CHARTS SAN 1, 4, 5, 27 (INT 204), 28 (INT 700), 75 (INT 2630), 81 (INT 7510), BA 307, 311, 604, 3877
4. RIG LIST
A. 06 21.20 S 011 09.11 E KIZOMBA B
B. 07 10.38 S 011 20.89 E OCEAN RIG SKYROS (NEW)
C. 07 09.81 S 011 11.64 E ENSCO DS-8
D. 07 44.10 S 011 45.70 E WEST GEMINI
E 07 43.41 S 012 04.90 E ENSCO DS-7
F. 08 53.73 S 012 09.22 E POSEIDON
G. 22 51.83 S 014 27.78 E WEST ECLIPSE
H. 28 07.55 S 015 24.47 E OCEAN RIG OLYMPIA
I. 34 06.70 S 022 13.50 E ORCA
5. 4 NM EXCLUSION ZONE AROUND RIGS DUE TO PRESENCE OF UNLIT ANCHOR MARKING BUOYS.
6. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 068 OF 2019
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


NAVAREA VII 099 OF 2019: (19 MAR 19)
1. CHARTS SAN 54, 75 (INT 2630), 76 (INT 2640), 113, 74 (INT 2620)
2. MARINE MINING VESSELS LIST
A. 28 37.3 S 015 49.6 E M/V CORAL SEA  (C/S ZRCZ)        (NEW)
B. 28 33.0 S 015 55.0 E M/V MAFUTA
C. 28 30.3 S 015 51.5 E M/V GARIEP
D. 28 35.9 S 015 50.5 E M/V GRAND BANKS
3. MARINE MINING VESSELS OPERATING ON 3 OR 4 ANCHOR SPREAD WITH UNLIT ANCHOR MOORING BUOYS. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
4. CANCEL NAVAREA VII 073 OF 2019
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

NAVAREA VII 100 OF 2019 (20 MAR 2019)
1. INDIAN OCEAN SW SECTOR MOZAMBIQUE CHANNEL
2. CHARTS SAN 3, 28 (INT 700), 27 (INT 204)
3. HIGH RISK OF POST CYCLONIC DEBRIS EXIST. MARINERS TO NAVIGATE WITH CAUTION AND MAINTAIN A PROPER LOOKOUT BY ALL MEANS AT ALL TIMES.
4. MOZAMBIQUE PORTS, HARBOURS AND NAVIGATIONAL AIDS DAMAGED BY THE CYCLONE IDAI REMAINS A DANGER TO NAVIGATION.
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE



 







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