Tides on: 9/08/20
  • Sunrise 05:43
  • Sunset 20:35
  • HW 03:35 4.2m
  • LW 08:50 1.3m
  • HW 16:10 4.3m
  • LW 21:09 1.5m
  • SP NP 2.9m/50%
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 45/20 YELLOW SPECIAL MARK LAID – SANDOWN BAY
NAVWARN 44/20 SHOAL PATCH OFF NORTH CORNER JETTY
NAVWARN 43/20 UNDERWATER OBSTRUCTION HASLAR BRIDGE PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR
NAVWARN 37/20 UNLIT YACHT AT ANCHOR
NAVWARN 35/20 SPITHEAD ANCHORAGE NO.6 FOUL
NAVWARN 31/20 NEW RECREATIONAL BUOY ESTABLISHED
NAVWARN 14/20 PERMANENT REMOVAL OF UPPER HARBOUR NAVIGATION LIGHTS
NAVWARN 5/20 PORT HAND BUOY MISSING
NAVWARN 4/20 RYDE HARBOUR ENTRANCE - HAZARD
NAVWARN 15/19 DANGEROUS OBSTRUCTION – STOKES BAY
NAVWARN 14/19 DAMAGED GROYNE MARKER
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 42/20 IFA2 – SURVEY OPERATIONS
LNTM 40/20 BALLAST PILE REPLACEMENT WORKS
LNTM 38/20 ROUTE SURVEY OPERATIONS
LNTM 36/20 MARINE CONSTRUCTION WORKS – BERTH NO 2 PORTSMOUTH INTERNATIONAL PORT (RE-ISSUED)
LNTM 32/20 Latest Guidance for Recreational Boating During Coronavirus
LNTM 28/20 PILOT EXEMPTION CERTIFICATES DURING COVID-19 – PORTSMOUTH CHA
LNTM 27/20 ROUTE SURVEY OPERATIONS
LNTM 23/20 Portsmouth Harbour Shipping Movements
LNTM 14/20 TRANSITS OF THE DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH BY QUEEN ELIZABETH CLASS AIRCRAFT CARRIERS
LNTM 13/20 USE OF WEIGHTED HEAVING LINES IN MOORING OPERATIONS
LNTM 12/20 MOORING LINES AT OIL FUEL JETTY
LNTM 11/20 CROSS SOLENT SWIMS
LNTM 10/20 VIDEO SURVEILLANCE AND TELEPHONE RECORDING
LNTM 09/20 VESSELS CONSTRAINED BY THEIR DRAUGHT OR WHO CAN SAFELY NAVIGATE ONLY WITHIN A NARROW CHANNEL OR FAIRWAY
LNTM 08/20 PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR - COLD MOVES WITHIN HM NAVAL BASE
LNTM 07/20 FAST TRANSITS OF THE HARBOUR BY MILITARY SMALL CRAFT
LNTM 06/20 PILOTAGE ACT 1987 PORTSMOUTH COMPETENT HARBOUR AUTHORITY COMPULSORY PILOTAGE AND PILOT BOARDING POINTS
LNTM 05/20 RECREATIONAL SAFETY POINTS FOR RIBS AND OTHER FAST CRAFT IN THE SOLENT
LNTM 04/20 RISK ASSESSMENT OF RECREATIONAL EVENTS
LNTM 03/20 PORTSMOUTH HARBOUR - DANGER AREA, TIPNER FIRING RANGE.
LNTM 02/20 DOCKYARD PORT OF PORTSMOUTH AND THE PORT OF SOUTHAMPTON - TRAFFIC CONTROL AND VHF COMMUNICATIONS IN THE SOLENT
LNTM 01/20 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