Tides on: 22/03/19
  • Sunrise 06:04
  • Sunset 18:20
  • HW 12:05 4.9m
  • LW 05:20 0.3m
  • HW  
  • LW 17:41 0.2m
  • SP NP 4.7m/140%
All times are Local and have been corrected for BST where appropriate.
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Important Safety and Event Information

Navigation Warnings, Local Notices to Mariners and General Directions

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Navigational Warnings

NAVWARN 22/19 CANCEL NAVWARN 19 /19
NAVWARN 21/19 Haslar Jetty Unlit
NAVWARN 15/19 DANGEROUS OBSTRUCTION – STOKES BAY
NAVWARN 14/19 DAMAGED GROYNE MARKER
NAVWARN 62/18 PILE 34A UNLIT
NAVWARN 60/18 DANGEROUS OBSTRUCTION
NAVWARN 75/17 SPITHEAD ANCHORAGE NO. 8 FOULED
NAVWARN 33/17 DERELICT QUAY SIDE - DANGER TO NAVIGATION - TOWN CAMBER ENTRANCE PORTSMOUTH
NAVWARN 27/14 Shoal patches off Fountain Lake Jetty
NAVWARN 57/12 Nab Anchorage No 3 Foul
NAVWARN 52/11 Anchor cable in St Helens Road
NAVWARN 40/11 Shoal depths southwestern end of Haslar Lake

Local Notices to Mariners

LNTM 20/19 HMS MAGPIE BATHYMETRIC SURVEY WORKS
LNTM 18/19 MAINTENANCE DREDGING AT HMNB PORTSMOUTH 8 – 22 MARCH 2019
LNTM 16/19 MAINTENANCE DREDGING – PORT SOLENT APPROACHES AND GOSPORT MARINA
LNTM 15/19 TRANSIT OF THE DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH BY HMS QUEEN ELIZABETH
LNTM 14/19 USE OF WEIGHTED HEAVING LINES IN MOORING OPERATIONS
LNTM 13/19 BOARDING AND LANDING OF PILOTS WITHIN THE DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH
LNTM 12/19 MOORING LINES AT OIL FUEL JETTY
LNTM 11/19 CROSS SOLENT SWIMS
LNTM 10/19 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE AND TELEPHONE RECORDING
LNTM 09/19 VESSELS CONSTRAINED BY THEIR DRAUGHT OR WHO CAN SAFELY NAVIGATE ONLY WITHIN A NARROW CHANNEL OR FAIRWAY
LNTM 08/19 PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR - COLD MOVES WITHIN HM NAVAL BASE
LNTM 07/19 FAST TRANSITS OF THE HARBOUR BY MILITARY SMALL CRAFT
LNTM 06/19 PORTSMOUTH COMPETENT HARBOUR AUTHORITY COMPULSORY PILOTAGE AND PILOT BOARDING POINTS
LNTM 05/19 RECREATIONAL SAFETY POINTS FOR RIBS AND OTHER FAST CRAFT IN THE SOLENT
LNTM 04/19 RISK ASSESSMENT OF RECREATIONAL EVENTS
LNTM 03/19 PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR - DANGER AREA TIPNER FIRING RANGE
LNTM 02/19 DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH AND THE PORT OF SOUTHAMPTON - TRAFFIC CONTROL AND VHF COMMUNICATIONS IN THE SOLENT
LNTM 01/19 QHM PORTSMOUTH RE-ISSUED STANDING LOCAL NOTICES TO MARINERS

General Directions

DIRECTION 3/18 REPORTING DAMAGE OR INCIDENTS
DIRECTION 2/18 KEEP CLEAR OF WARSHIPS ALONGSIDE OR AT ANCHOR
DIRECTION 1/18 DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH - SPEED LIMITS
DIRECTION 2/17 PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR ENTRANCE - APPROACH CHANNEL, SMALL BOAT CHANNEL, SWASHWAY AND INNER SWASHWAY
DIRECTION 1/17 REGULATIONS FOR VESSELS PASSING OTHERS UNDERWAY IN PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR
DIRECTION 1/16 PERSONAL WATERCRAFT (JET SKIING) / WATER SKIING / BOARD SAILING (WIND SURFING) AND SWIMMING
DIRECTION 8/13 Berthing on MOD Ammunition Facility (UHAF) in Portsmouth Harbour
DIRECTION 6/13 Licensed mooring areas within the Dockyard Port of Portsmouth
DIRECTION 5/13 Dockyard Port of Portsmouth - Recovery of adrift craft
DIRECTION 3/13 Wash effects in the Dockyard Port of Portsmouth
DIRECTION 2/13 Dockyard Port of Portsmouth dormant Exclusion Zone for underway warships
DIRECTION 4/11 Fishing restrictions to prevent obstruction to navigation within the Dockyard Port of Portsmouth
DIRECTION 11/10 Reports of Oil Pollution in the Port of Southampton, Southampton Water, The Solent and Portsmouth Harbour
DIRECTION 5/10 Movement of gas tankers in The Solent
DIRECTION 3/10 Portsmouth Harbour - Movement of vessels in harbour and approach and Approach Channel during poor visibility
DIRECTION 2/10 Use Of Escort Tug for Crude Oil tankers over 60000 tonnes deadweight bound to or from the Esso Marine Terminal, Fawley
DIRECTION 1/10 Directions to be observed by Masters of damaged vessels