COASTAL NAVIGATIONAL WARNINGS

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2019 Series

COASTAL NAVWARNING 666 OF 2019: (01 NOV 2019)
1. NAMIBIA – OFFSHORE KUNENE RIVER
2. CHART SAN 51, 71 (INT 2590), 90 (INT 2051)
3. M/V SANCO SWIFT CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA
4. A. 17 – 15.2 S 011 – 26.0 E
B. 18 – 30.5 S 011 – 26.5 E
C. 18 – 30.5 S 010 – 21.9 E
D. 17 – 15.9 S 010 – 21.4 E
5. VESSEL IS TOWING SEISMIC GEAR AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE.
6. ALL VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A CPA OF 3 NM AHEAD AND ON BOTH SIDES AND 8 NM ASTERN.
7. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 741 OF 2019: (04 DEC 2019)
1. SOUTH COAST – CAPE INFANTA TO CAPE ST FRANCIS
2. CHART SAN 57, 122, 123, 124, 81 (INT 7510), 82 INT 7520), 83 (INT 7530)
3. M/V SW COOK (C/S 5BPC2) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA
4.A. 34 – 23.00 S 021 – 30.00 E
B. 34 – 23.00 S 025 – 30.00 E
C. 36 – 10.00 S 025 – 30.00E
D. 36 – 10.00 S 021 – 30.00 E
5. SEISMIC VESSEL WILL BE STREAMING SEISMIC GEAR 6 NM ASTERN AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. VESSEL ACCOMPANIED BY A SUPPORT VESSEL M/V ASTRA –G (C/S (HP 8120)
6. VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A CPA OF 4 NM AHEAD 2 NM ON BOTH SIDES AND OF 6 NM ASTERN.
7. DURATION OF THIS OPERATION DEC 19 TO MAY 20. COMMUNICATION WATCH ON CH 16, 2182 KHZ AND 4146 KHZ.
8. DO NOT DEPLOY FISHING NETS OR LONG LINES IN THIS AREA AS IT WILL BE DAMAGED
9. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 31 MAY 2020

COASTAL NAVWARNING 761 OF 2019: (13 DEC 2019)
1. SOUTH WEST COAST TO SOUTH COAST  –  CAPE HANGKLIP  TO CAPE RECIFE
2. CHART SAN 56, 57, 58, 93 (INT 7050),  80 (INT 2680), 81 ( INT 7510), 82 (INT 7520), 83 (INT 7530)
3. M/V PGS APOLLO CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
4.A. 34 – 14 S      026 – 02 E
B. 36 – 44. S        026 – 02 E
C. 36 – 44 S         018 – 33 E
D. 34 – 46 S         018 – 33 E
5.  VESSEL TOWING 8 X 3 NM LONG CABLES AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. VESSEL ACCOMPANIED BY SUPPORT VESSEL M/V SANCHO CHASER,  M/V 7 WAVES AND M/V AURORA G
6. VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A 6 NM WIDE BERTH.
7.  COMMUNICATION WATCH ON CH 16 AND 72.
8. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 30 APR 2020


COASTAL NAVWARNING 770 OF 2019: (19 DEC 2019)
1. SOUTH WEST COAST   –  CAPE POINT  TO GANSBAAI
2. CHART SAN  80 (INT 2680), 119, 120
3. M/V RAMFORM ATLAS (C/S C6AX2) CONDUCTING SEISMIC SURVEY OPERATIONS IN THE FOLLOWING AREA:
4.A. 34 – 30.0 S      017 – 25.0 E
B. 36 – 10.0. S        017 – 25.0 E
C. 36 – 10.0 S         019 – 15.0 E
D. 34 – 30.0 S         019 – 15.0 E
5.  VESSEL TOWING 10 X  7 NM LONG CABLES AND IS RESTRICTED IN HER ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. VESSEL ACCOMPANIED BY SUPPORT VESSELS M/V OLGA (C/S YJWP2) AND M/V THOR FREYJA (C/S C6B16)
6. VESSELS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A  CLEARANCE OF 7 NM  ASTERN, 3 NM ABEAM AND AHEAD
7.  COMMUNICATION WATCH ON CH 16 AND 72.
8. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 30 APR 2020

2020 Series

COASTAL NAVWARNING 029 OF 2020:  (13 JAN 2020)
1. SOUTH COAST – OFFSHORE MOSSEL BAY
2. CHART SAN 82 (INT 7520), 57, 123, 1020 (INT 7521), 1022
3. SUBSURFACE OCTOPUS LINES MARKED BY SURFACE BUOYS LAID IN FOLLOWING AREA:
A. 34 - 00.6 S 22 – 20.5 E
B. 34 - 00.6 S 23 – 29.9 E
C. 34 - 06.7 S 23 – 29.9 E
D. 34 - 06.7 S 22 – 20.5 E
4. VESSELS TO MAINTAIN A SHARP LOOKOUT
5. CANCEL CNW 747 OF 2019
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 055 OF 2020
:  (03 FEB 2020)
1. NAMIBIA – OFFSHORE ORANGE RIVER MOUTH
2. CHARTS SAN 54, 75 (INT 2630), 76 (INT 2640), 113, 74 (INT 2620)
3. MARINE MINING VESSELS LIST
A. 28 – 31.2 S 015 – 49.2 E M/V CORAL SEA (NEW)
B. 28 – 33.0 S 015 – 55.0 E M/V MAFUTA (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
C. 28 – 30.3 S 015 – 51.5 E M/V GARIEP (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
D. 28 – 35.9 S 015 – 50.5 E M/V GRAND BANKS (POSITION UNRELIABLE)
4. MARINE MINING VESSELS OPERATING ON 3 OR 4 ANCHOR SPREAD WITH UNLIT ANCHOR MOORING BUOYS. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
5. CANCEL CNW 021 OF 2020
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 061 OF 2020:  (07 FEB 2020)
1. AFMET ZSJ – (CAPE NAVAL) WEATHER FACSIMILE BROADCAST OUT OF OPERATION
2. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 73 OF 2020:  (13 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH WEST COAST – HOUT BAY, GREEN POINT AND CAMPS BAY
2. CHARTS SAN 1014 (INT 2682), 1013 (INT 2681), 1015
3. SUBSURFACE MOORINGS CONNECTED TO SUBSURFACE FLOATS AT A DEPTH OF 4 METRES DEPLOYED IN AREAS BOUND BY THE FOLLOWING POSITIONS
4. HOUT BAY
A. 34 - 04.24 S 018 - 21.12 E
B. 34 - 04.24 S 018 - 20.26 E
C. 34 - 03.77 S 018 - 20.26 E
D. 34 - 03.77 S 018 - 21.12 E
5. GREEN POINT
A. 33 - 53.69 S 018 - 23.87 E
B. 33 - 53.69 S 018 - 23.14 E
C. 33 - 52.99 S 018 - 23.14 E
D. 33 - 52.99 S 018 - 23.87 E
6. CAMPS BAY
A. 33 - 57.04 S 018 - 22.35 E
B. 33 - 57.04 S 018 - 21.62 E
C. 33 - 56.39 S 018 - 21.62 E
D. 33 - 56.39 S 018 - 22.35 E
7. MUSSEL CONTROL
A. 33 - 59.04 S 018 - 20.79 E
B. 34 - 02.48 S 018 - 18.23 E
5. VESSELS TO GIVE WIDE BERTH OF AREAS OR RISK FOULING HULLS/PROPELLERS
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 100600 UTC APR 20

COASTAL NAVWARNING 086 OF 2020
:  (23 FEB 2020)
1. NAMIBIA – OFFSHORE PORT NOLLOTH
2. CHARTS SAN 75 (INT 2630), 74 (INT 2620), 53, BA 3869
3. M/V THE EXPLORER (C/S J8B3625) CONDUCTING DRILLING OPERATIONS
A. 25 – 59.2 S 014 – 46.5 E
B. 25 – 59.2 S 015 – 50.0 E
C. 26 – 04.1 S 015 – 50.0 E
D. 26 – 04.1 S 014 – 46.5 E
4. VESSEL RESTRICTED IN ABILITY TO MANOEUVRE. 1 NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 088 OF 2020
:  (24 FEB 2020)
1. MESSAGES IN FORCE AT 0600 UTC 24 FEB 2020
2. CNW MESSAGES IN FORCE = 666, 741, 761, 770 OF 2019, AND 022, 029, 055, 061, 073, 086 OF 2020
3. MESSAGES RE-ISSUED AS NOTICES TO MARINERS = NIL
4. MESSAGES ISSUED THIS WEEK = 076 – 088 OF 2020
5. MESSAGES CANCELLED THIS WEEK = 056, 076, 077, 078, 079, 080, 081, 082, 083, 084, 085, 087, 088 OF 2020
6. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 090 OF 2020
:  (25 FEB 2020)
1. SOUTH WEST COAST – FALSE BAY – PORT OF SIMON’S TOWN
2. CHART SAN 1017
3. FOLLOWING NAVIGATION LIGHTS INTERMITTENT DURING PERIODS OF POWER DISRUPTIONS:
A. NORTH SPUR LIGHT – FL(3)7S
B. EAST BREAKWATER LIGHTS – OC.4S
C. EAST DOCKYARD BASIN LEADING LIGHTS (FL.G AND FL.R, BEARING 210 DEGREES)
D. WEST BREAKWATER LIGHT – FL.R.15S
4. MARINERS ARE ADSVISED TO PROCEED WITH CAUTION IN THE VICINITY OF SIMON’S TOWN EAST DOCKYARD OUTER BASIN DURING AND AFTER PERIODS OF POWER DISRUPTION
5. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

COASTAL NAVWARNING 092 OF 2020:  (25 FEB 2020)
1. NAMIBIA - OFFSHORE ALEXANDER BAY
2. CHARTS SAN 2, 4, 76 (INT 2640), BA 3870
3. M/V YA TOIVO (C/S C6QB6) CONDUCTING MINING OPERATIONS IN AREA BOUNDED BY THE FOLLOWING COORDINATES
A. 28 – 52.6 S 016 – 14.1 E
B. 28 – 52.5 S 016 – 33.7 E
C. 29 – 05.5 S 016 – 33.9 E
D. 29 – 05.6 S 016 – 14.3 E
5. VESSEL OPERATING ON 4 ANCHOR SPREAD. 2NM WIDE BERTH REQUIRED
6. UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE


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