Notices - Dutch Waters - Scroll down as necessary

Week  38


NETHERLANDS - Light.


Sector light, Oc.WRG.6s11m6M, in position 51° 31´·59N., 3° 26´·05E., has been temporarily extinguished.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area and consult the local port authorities for the latest information.


Notice 3247(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Charts C28 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 3247(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 3247(T).pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 116, 1872 and  1874

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.4


The sector light at the Oostgat point (on the Dutch Walcheren coast by Westkepelle) is temporarily extinguished.




Week  30


NETHERLANDS - Maritime limits. Buoyage.


Insert:


maritime limit, pecked line, joining:


51° 26´·81N., 3° 32´·69E.

51° 26´·62N., 3° 33´·46E.

51° 26´·36N., 3° 33´·78E.

51° 25´·85N., 3° 33´·28E.


Delete:


former maritime limit, pecked line, joining:


51° 26´·64N., 3° 33´·32E.

51° 26´·62N., 3° 33´·46E.

51° 26´·43N., 3° 33´·71E.


Move:


VQ(3)5s SG-W, from: 51° 26´·43N., 3° 33´·71E. to 51° 26´·36N., 3° 33´·78E.


, from 51° 26´·64N., 3° 33´·32E. to 51° 26´·62N., 3° 33´·46E.


Notice 2534 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Charts C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 2534 of 2023.pdf

Notice 2534.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 116 (Panel A, Vlissingen), 116 and 1874.

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.5


Slight adjustment of the maritime limits to the west of Vlissingen and similar slight movement of two buoys marking the Galgeput channel.




Week  28


NETHERLANDS - NM Blocks. Buoyage.


Note: Former Notice 2027(P)/23 is cancelled.


Chart 110


Insert


the accompanying block A, centred on: 51° 40´·3N., 3° 30´·0E., and,

the accompanying block B, centred on: 51° 40´·3N., 3° 38´·3E.


Chart 110 (Panel A, Noordland Roompotsluis)


Insert:


the accompanying block C, centred on: 51° 36´·9N., 3° 40´·0E.


Chart 116


Insert:


R6 at 51° 36´·57N., 3° 31´·83E.  Delete:  R 4, close SW.

R 8 at 51° 36´·32N., 3° 33´·90E.  Delete former R 6, close S.

R 10 at 51° 36´·23N., 3° 35´·33E.  Delete former R 8, close N.

R 12 at 51° 36´·23N., 3° 36´·83E.  Delete former R 10, close N.

Iso.R.4s R 14 at 51° 36´·22N., 3° 38´·26E.  Delete Iso.R.4s R 12, close NE.

VQ(3)5s OR 13-R 14 at 51° 36´·59N., 3° 38´·69E.



Notice 2329 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 2329 of 2023.pdf

Notice 2329 combined.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 110, 110 (Panel A, Noordland Roompotsluis) and 116.

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.6.


This notice comprises three UKHO block for two charts and details of changes for buoy positions and characteristics for a third chart, all in relation to the approaches to Roompotsluis.  Most of the changes relating to the third chart are slight movement and re-designation but also the insertion of a new east cardinal buoy which acts (effectively) as a port hand buoy for the Roompot channel and as a starboard hand buoy for the Oude Roompot channel.  Whilst the UKHO blocks show the changes I have added an annotated ‘chartlet’ showing the changes (courtesy of Imray).  Only the annotated image is shown but all four images can be download via the usual button.




Week  28


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


New light-buoys have been deployed, until further notice, in the following positions:


Characteristic Designation Buoy Type Position


Q(9)15s ZINK-WKP West Cardinal 51° 33´·02N., 3° 25´·86E.

Iso.R.8s OG 6A Can 51° 31´·62N., 3° 25´·79E.


The following light-buoys have been moved:


Characteristic Designation Former Position New Position


VQ.R OG 8 from 51° 31´·26N., 3° 26´·04E. to 51° 31´·16N., 3° 26´·21E.

Iso.R.8s OG 10 from 51° 30´·47N., 3° 27´·42E. to 51° 30´·33N., 3° 27´·72E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 2338(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 2338(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 2338(T).pdf



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 116.

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.6.


Two new light buoys have been deployed until further notice and two light buoys have been moved in the Oostgat channel (Westkapelle to Vlissigen).




Week  26


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A north cardinal buoy, Q, ZINK-N, has been established in position 51° 24´·53N., 3° 28´·93E.  Former Notice 1606(T)/23 is cancelled.


Notice 2122(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.4 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 2122(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 2122(T).pdf

  



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 116, 1872 and 1874.

UKHO SCC: 5606.7 and 5606.9

Imray Full Charts: C1

Imray Leisure Charts: C2120.4


The temporary north cardinal buoy installed outside of the Wielingen channel (coastside) leading to Vlissengen vide NtM 1606(T) in week 19 has been moved the buoy 1.3nm approx. east.




Week  25


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


Changes to buoyage have taken place in the vicinity of the following positions:


Location              Position

Banjaard              51° 43´·17N., 3° 32´·69E.

Westgat               51° 38´·96N., 3° 30´·80E.

Roompot              51° 36´·15N., 3° 32´·05E.


Buoy-positions have changed, topmarks and lights have been altered.  Charts will be updated when full details are available.  Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 2027(P) refers


Notice 2027(P) of 2023.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 110, 116, 1630, 1872 and 1874.

Imray Full Charts: C30


This preliminary notice is advanced warning advising that buoy positions in the Banjaard, Westgat and Roompot channels (approaches to the Oosterschelde) are being changed and characteristics are also being altered.  Details will be announced in due course.


No image.


Week  19


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A north cardinal buoy, Q , ZINK-N, has been established in position 51° 24´·12N., 3° 26´·97E.

(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 1606(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 1606(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 1606(T).pdf

  



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.5.


One new lit North Cardinal buoy installed temporarily on the north Dutch coast of the approaches to Westershelde

An unlit north cardinal buoy is just to the east.




Week  10


NETHERLANDS - Wreck. Historic wrecks.


Insert


legend, Historic Wk (see Note), at wreck 51° 33´·14N., 2° 51´·65E.

legend, Historic Wks (see Note), centred on: 51° 27´·00N., 3° 02´·99E.

legend, Historic Wks (see Note), centred on: 51° 25´·48N., 3° 07´·32E.


Replace:


Wk with Historic Wk (see Note) at 51° 25´·95N., 3° 09´·69E.


Notice 876 refers


NETHERLANDS - Historic wreck. Legend.


Insert


legend, Historic Wk (see Note), at wreck 51° 26´·80N., 2° 20´·00E.

Historic Wk (see Note) at 51° 24´·74N., 3° 06´·58E.


Notice 908 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C30 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 876 and 908 combined of 2023.pdf

Notice 876 and 908 combined.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1630

Imray Full Charts: C30


Two associated Notices notifying Historical Wrecks in Dutch waters well offshore.


Two images combined.





Week  8


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert


depth, 4.3 at 51° 40´·86N., 3° 25´·58E.  Delete depth, 4.9, close N.


Notice 669 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 669 of 2023.pdf

Notice 669.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 110

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.6


One reductions of depth on the Steenbanken off the Dutch coast of the Westkapelle.




Week  8


BELGIUM - Buoy. Scientific instrument.


A yellow light-buoy, Fl.Y.5s HD22, marking a scientific instrument, has been established in position 51° 37´·49N., 2° 41´·80E.

(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 746(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C30 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 746(T) of 2023.pdf

Notice 746(T).pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 1630, 1872 and 2449

Imray Full Charts: C30


A new temporary buoy marking scientific equipment in the middle of the Off Noord Hinder TSS two-way channel.




Week  5


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


sounding out of position, 0.2, and extend 2m contour E to enclose 51° 41´·49N., 3° 33´·16E.

depth, 0.9, and extend 2m contour E to enclose 51° 43´·28N., 3° 32´·02E.

depth, 2.2 at 51° 43´·81N., 3° 32´·23E.  Delete depth, 3.6, close S.


Replace:


depth, 7.3, with depth, 6.3 at 51° 42´·31N., 3° 34´·56E.


Notice 365 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 365 of 2023.pdf

Notice 365.pdf



Affects:


UKHO SNC: 110

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.6


Four reductions of depth around the Geul van de Banjaard channel (the channel north to and from the Oosterschelde).




Week  3


NETHERLANDS - Light. Beacon.


Replace:


Fl(5)Y.20s OS 4 with at 51° 39´·35N., 3° 41´·64E.


Notice 174 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.  


Notice 174 of 2023.pdf

Notice 174.pdf




Affects:


UKHO SNC: 110

Imray Full Charts: C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.6


Removal of light characteristics at the beacon in the restricted area outside of the Oosterschelde.  The beacon remains but unlit.  Not where we should be!





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Week  52


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4, and extend 5m contour E to enclose 51° 31´·89N., 3° 24´·68E.

depth, 7.9 at 51° 27´·45N., 3° 31´·22E.  Delete depth, 8.4 , close SE and NW


Notice 5145 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.4 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 5145 of 2022.pdf

Notice 5145.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.4


Two reductions of depth in the buoyed Oostgat channel, off the coast of Walcheren.




Week  50


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage. Beacon. Light.


Insert:


Iso.R.8s WG4 at 51° 38´·49N., 3° 28´·99E.


Move:


WG-R, from: 51° 38´·18N., 3° 28´·82E.to: 51° 38´·09N., 3° 29´·07E.


Replace:


LFl.R.8s WG 4 (OS 11) with OS 11 at 51° 38´·62N., 3° 28´·82E.


Notice 4975 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 4975 of 2022.pdf

Notice 4975.pdf

  



Affects:


UKHO Charts: 110 and 1630

UKHO Leisure Charts: 5606.6

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.6


A adjustment of ATON at the Westgat channel (Approaches to Roompot): new PHB established in lieu of a lit beacon, the beacon is downgraded to just a beacon and a slight move south of the north cardinal buoy that ‘pairs’ the new PHB.




Week  46


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.8, and extend 5m contour E to enclose 51° 25´·17N., 3° 22´·78E.  Delete depth, 5.3 and 6 close W.

depth, 2.9 at 51° 25´·16N., 3° 21´·90E


Delete depth, 4.5 at 51° 25´·58N., 3° 20´·72E.


Notice 4592 refers.


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.4 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 4592 of 2022.pdf


 Notice 4592.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116, 1630, 1872, 1874 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.4


Two reductions of depth north of the Wielingen channel (heading east to the Westerschelde).




Week  44


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


The following light-buoys have been moved:


Characteristic     Designation       Former Position                             New Position

VQ(3)5s               SG-W                   51° 26´·43N., 3° 33´·70E.               51° 26´·34N., 3° 33´·88E.

Iso.G.4s                SG 3                     51° 26´·62N., 3° 33´·46E.               51° 26´·72N., 3° 33´·21E.

VQ.R                    OG 20                   51° 27´·23N., 3° 31´·67E.               51° 27´·30N., 3° 31´·52E.


(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 4333(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 4333(T) of 2022.pdf

Notice 4333(T).pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116, 1872 and 1874

UKHO Leisure Charts: 5606.2 and 5606.5

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.5


Movement of three channel buoys in the Galgeput channel in the northern approaches to Vlissingen.




Week  40


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 4.9, and extend 5m contour E to enclose 51° 41´·48N., 3° 33´·25E.

depth, 9, enclosed by 10m contour 51° 36´·28N., 3° 37´·28E.


Notice 3888 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware.


Notice 3888 of 2022.pdf


Notice 3888.pdf

  



Affects:


UKHO Charts: 110, 116 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Charts: 2120.6.


Two reductions of depth on the Dutch coats, one in the Geul van de Banjaard channel south to Roompot, one the in north channel to Roompot.  In the latter area there are two earlier reduction of depths reported in Notice 1129.  The image includes all four soundings.




Week  34


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - NM Blocks.


Insert:


the accompanying block A, centred on: 51° 46´·9N., 3° 47´·4E.

the accompanying block B, centred on: 51° 42´·5N., 3° 37´·1E.


Notice 3415 refers


The blocks are copyright of the UKHO


Notice 3415 of 2022.pdf

Notice 3415 combined.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 110

Imray Charts:  C30


Two UKHO blocks for the Dutch coast off the Delta:





Week  33


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:

depth, 20.9 at 51° 40´·81N., 3° 14´·41E.  Delete depth, 22.5, close NW.

depth, 8.6 at 51° 38´·42N., 3° 12´·54E.  Delete depth, 9.1, close NW.

depth, 16.7 at 51° 36´·88N., 3° 10´·95E.

depth, 22.5 at 51° 35´·82N., 3° 17´·35E.


Replace:


depth, 15.9, with depth, 14.9 at 51° 48´·93N., 3° 13´·38E.

depth, 11.4, with depth, 10.3 at 51° 37´·65N., 3° 12´·72E.

depth, 15.7, with depth, 14.5 at 51° 36´·74N., 3° 11´·95E.

depth, 17.8, with depth, 16.1 at 51° 35´·83N., 3° 12´·66E.


Notice 3282 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Charts C30 and Meridian Chartware.

Notice 3282 of 2022.pdf

Notice 3282 combined.pdf

 



Affects:


UKHO Charts: 110, 1872, 1874 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30


8 reductions of depth, 7 clustered around the south-east of the Borssele Passage, one isolated near the SNE of the North Hinder Junction.  None are likely to hinder leisure craft.  Two images



Week  24


NORTH SEA - Submarine cable.


A submarine cable is being laid between Callantsoog and Winterton Ness, joining the following positions:


52° 43´·3N., 1° 41´·8E.

52° 42´·7N., 2° 23´·2E.

52° 43´·6N., 2° 33´·0E.

52° 46´·2N., 3° 03´·0E.

52° 52´·8N., 3° 13´·1E.

52° 53´·3N., 3° 20´·3E.

52° 58´·6N., 3° 26´·5E.

52° 59´·9N., 4° 00´·8E.

52° 57´·9N., 4° 19´·5E.

52° 55´·2N., 4° 30´·4E.

52° 49´·9N., 4° 41´·3E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area. (WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 2521(P) refers


Notice 2521(P) of 2022.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 106, 126, 1408, 1504, 1534, 1543, 1546, 1631 and 2182A

UKHO Small Craft Charts:  5614.2 and 5614.6

Imray Charts:  C28


New submarine cable being laid between Holland (just south of Den Helder) across to Winterton Ness, just north of Hemsby.


No image for this one.

Week  12


NETHERLANDS - Lights. Buoy.


Amend:


light to, Iso.R.9s11m2M at 51° 26´·37N., 3° 34´·52E.

De Nolle light to, Oc.9s6m2M at 51° 26´·95N., 3° 33´·12E.


Move:


Iso.R.4s OG 22 from 51° 27´·13N., 3° 32´·36E. to: 51° 27´·16N., 3° 32´·26E.


Notice 1056 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 1056 of 2022.pdf

Notice 1056.pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116 (Panel A, Vlissingen), 116, 1872 and 1874

UKHO Small Craft Charts:  5607.2

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.5


This notice amends NtM 729 in week 8 which changed the light characteristics of lights off Vlissingen reducing the height and changing the flashing from 3s to 9s.  Also one port hand buoy (#OG22) is moved slightly to the west.




Week  12


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 8.2 at 51° 38´·48N., 3° 29´·15E.

depth, 5.1 at 51° 36´·28N., 3° 37´·85E.  Delete depth, 6.4, close E.

depth, 6.7 at 51° 36´·18N., 3° 37´·96E.


Notice 1129 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 1129 of 2022.pdf

Notice 1129.pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts: 11o and 116

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.6


Three reductions of depth on the approaches to Roompotsluis, on in the Westgat, two in the Roompot.  Unlikely to hinder leisure craft.




Week  9



New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts to be published 17th March 2022




Chart 1406 - North Sea, Dover and Calais to Orford Ness and Scheveningen.  1:250,000




Chart 2449 - North Sea, Dover Strait to Westerschelde.  1:150,000







Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths, pilotage areas and a light.



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths, obstructions, pilotage areas, lights, coastline and pipeline.


Week  9


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage. Virtual aids to navigation.


Move:


GvW 4, from: 51° 30´·35N., 3° 21´·77E. to: 51° 30´·55N., 3° 21´·82E.

GvW 6, from: 51° 29´·89N., 3° 23´·36E. to: 51° 30´·15N., 3° 23´·35E.

symbol, Virtual aid to navigation, starboard lateral topmark, VAIS GvW 3, from: 51° 29´·85N., 3° 22´·63E. to: 51° 29´·89N., 3° 23´·02E.

symbol, Virtual aid to navigation, starboard lateral topmark, VAIS GvW 5, from: 51° 29´·30N., 3° 23´·73E.  to: 51° 29´·50N., 3° 23´·77E.

GvW 8, from: 51° 28´·52N., 3° 25´·52E. to: 51° 28´·82N., 3° 25´·44E.

GvW 10, from: 51° 27´·44N., 3° 26´·81E. to: 51° 27´·39N., 3° 26´·56E.


Notice 815 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 815 of 2022.pdf

Notice 815.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C2120.5


Six buoys (including two of the virtual buoyage) have been moved in the Geul Van de Walvischstaart channel leading to the Westerschelde.




Week  8


NETHERLANDS - Lights.


Insert:


Oc.9s12m2M De Nolle at 51° 26´·95N., 3° 33´·12E.   Delete Oc.WRG.9s12m6/4M De Nolle and associated sectors, close SW above


Amend:


light to, Iso.R.3s17m2M at 51° 26´·37N., 3° 34´·52E.  Delete sectors at light.


Insert:


Oc.5s10m2M at 51° 26´·30N., 3° 34´·55E.  Delete Oc.WR.5s10m5M and associated sectors, close E


Notice 729 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.5 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 729 of 2022.pdf

Notice 729.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 116 (Panel A, Vlissingen), 116, 1872 and 1874

UKHO Small Craft Charts:  5605.9, 5606.2 and 5606.3

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.5


A significant change of light characteristics for the three major lights of Vlissingen.  Each three lights have deleted the light sectors.




Week  6


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


Insert:


Iso.R.2s, VH2 at 51° 24´·41N., 3° 33´·72E.


Delete:


Iso.R.2s, VH 2 at 51° 24´·34N., 3° 33´·90E.


Notice 553 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart 2120.5 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 553 0f 2022.pdf

Notice 553.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts: 1874

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.5


One move of the port hand spar buoy to the west off the entrance to Breskens.






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Week  50


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 1, and extend 2m contour N to enclose 51° 38´·80N., 3° 35´·41E.  Delete depth, 2.5, close NW.


Notice 5175 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.6 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 5175 of 2021.pdf

Notice 5175.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.6


One reduction of depth on the edge of the Oude Roompot channel which leads to the Oosterschelde.




Week  50


NETHERLANDS - Depth. Lights.


Insert:


depth, 6.8 at 51° 26´·61N., 3° 33´·41E.


Delete:


sector at light, F.22m12M Sergeant at 51° 30´·28N., 3° 28´·41E.


Notice 5241 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120.3 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 5241 of 2021.pdf

Notice 5241.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116 (Panel A Vlissingen), 116, 1874

Imray Charts:  C30

Imray Leisure Folios: 2120.3


One reduction of depth (to 6.8m so unlikely to hinder leisure craft) at the southern entrance of the Oostgat channel on the Dutch coast.  Also, deletion of a light sector at the ‘Sergeant’ on the coast of the Oostgat channel.




Week  43


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


Insert :


Fl(5)Y.20s MT3 at 51° 46´·26N., 3° 09´·65E.

Fl(5)Y.20s MT4 at 51° 42´·38N., 3° 16´·90E.

Fl(5)Y.20s MT5 at 51° 39´·06N., 3° 12´·73E.


Notice 4307 refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C30 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 4307 of 2021.pdf

Notice 4307.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110

Imray Charts:  C30


Three new Special (yellow) spar buoys in the Schouwenbank Junction.  The new buoys are co-located each by the ‘SNW2’ PHB, ‘SBZ’ SCB and ‘WP5’ PHB.




Week  40


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A south cardinal light-buoy, Q(6)+LFl.15s ZINK-S, has been established in position 51° 27´·99N., 3° 31´·07E.


Former Notice 2759(T)/21 is cancelled.

(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 3914(T) refers


Base image courtesy of Imray ID10 Chart C2120+4 and Meridian Chartware


Notice 3914(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 3914(T).pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30 and C2120+4


A temporary South Cardinal Buoy established vide NtM 2759(T) earlier this year on the Kaapduinen coast, Netherlands has been moved.




Week  38


NETHERLANDS - Restricted area. Buoyage.


A restricted area, anchoring and fishing prohibited, has been established bounded by the following positions:


51° 39´·81N., 3° 09´·11E.

51° 39´·18N., 3° 09´·79E.

51° 38´·59N., 3° 08´·43E.

51° 39´·24N., 3° 07´·76E.


The following light-buoys have been established:


Characteristic     Designation    Buoy Type           Position

VQ                        TEN-N               North Cardinal 51° 39´·81N., 3° 09´·11E.

VQ(3)5s               TEN-E               East Cardinal    51° 39´·18N., 3° 09´·79E.

VQ(6)+LFl.10s     TEN-Z               South Cardinal  51° 38´·59N., 3° 08´·43E.

VQ(9)10s            TEN-W             West Cardinal    51° 39´·24N., 3° 07´·76E.


(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 3699(T) refers


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Notice 3699(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 3699(T).pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110, 1406, 1630 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30


A new restricted area on the east side of the Dutch Borssele Wind Farm.  This abuts the Borssele Wind Farm passage reported recently.



Week  35


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts published 02 September 2021


Chart 1872 North Sea , Dunkerque to Vlissingen.  1:100,000

Blankenberge.  1:15,000

This chart is referred to WGS84 Datum.

Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notice 428(P)/19 is cancelled. This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by

Notice 1495(P)/21. This chart remains affected by Notices 2320(T)/19, 68(T)/21, 430(T)/21, 2167(T)/21 and 2759(T)/21.


Chart 1873 International Chart Series, North Sea, Dunkerque to Oostende.  1:60,000


Note: This chart remains affected by Notices 2320(T)/19, 68(T)/21 and 2167(T)/21.


Chart 1874 International Chart Series, North Sea, Westerschelde, Oostende to Westkapelle.  1:60,000

A Brugge.  1:15,000

B Zeebrugge Achterhaven. (51° 17’·58 N — 51° 19’·93 N., 3° 11’·40 E — 3° 14’·65 W.)  1:20,000

C Zeebrugge Voorhaven.  1:20,000


This chart is referred to WGS84 Datum.

Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notice 428(P)/19 is cancelled. This chart remains affected by Notices 430(T)/21, 2167(T)/21 and 2759(T)21. This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notice 1495(P)/21.





Includes changes to depths and submarine cables. (A modified reproduction of D11 published by Belgium.)







Includes changes to depths and buoyage. (A modified reproduction of INT chart 1480 published by Belgium.)



Includes changes to depths, submarine cables and limits. A new panel has been included providing improved coverage of Zeebrugge Achterhaven. (A modified reproduction of INT chart 1474 published by the Hydrographic office of Belgium.) This chart is included in the International Chart Series.








Week  34


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage.


Insert:


Q WFB B-N at 51° 43´·83N., 2° 58´·17E.

Q WFB A-N at 51° 42´·28N., 3° 03´·58E.

Iso.G.4s WFB 1 at 51° 46´·00N., 2° 51´·00E.

Iso.R.4s WFB 2 at 51° 46´·17N., 2° 51´·58E.

Iso.G.4s WFB 3 at 51° 40´·40N., 3° 08´·65E.

Iso.R.4s WFB 4 at 51° 41´·03N., 3° 08´·83E.


Notice 3321 refers


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Notice 3321 of 2021.pdf

Notice 3321.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110, 1406, 1630 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30


New buoyage marking the Borssele Wind Farm Passage.  A formal passage exists through the Wind Farm permitting vessel up to 45m.  The passage leads from the North Hinder junction south-east towards the Dutch Walcheren coast.  A code of ‘conduct for safe passage’ is available for download here.  



Code of Conduct Download:


code-of-conduct-for-safe-passage-through-borssele-wind-farm-pass.pdf


Week  28


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A south cardinal light-buoy, Q(6)+LFl.15s ZINK-S , has been established in position 51° 30´·79N., 3° 26´·82E.


Former Notice 2054(T)/21 is cancelled.

(WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 2759(T) refers


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Notice 2759(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 2759(T).pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


A temporary new south cardinal buoy established in the Oostgat channel (off the Zouteland coast) vide NtM 2054(T) in week 20 has been moved further north.




Week  24


NETHERLANDS - Buoy. Precautionary area.


The east cardinal light buoy, VQ(3)5s SG-W, has been temporarily moved:


Former Position                 New Position

51° 26´·43N., 3° 33´·71E. 51° 26´·30N., 3° 33´·95E.


A precautionary area has been temporarily amended:


Former Positions                 New Positions

51° 26´·65N., 3° 33´·33E. 51° 26´·65N., 3° 33´·33E.

51° 26´·43N., 3° 33´·71E. 51° 26´·30N., 3° 33´·95E.

51° 25´·85N., 3° 33´·28E. 51° 25´·85N., 3° 33´·28E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.  (WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 2400(T) refers


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Notice 2400(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 2400(T).pdf





Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


The SG-W East Cardinal Buoy at the entrance marking the channel along the Walcheren coast (Oostgat and Deurloo) has been moved SE. and the associated precautionary area.  Worth noting if anyone in that area.




Week  20


NETHERLANDS - Legend. Note.


Insert:


legend, Changeable depths (see Note), centred on: 51° 51´·80N., 3° 52´·79E.

the accompanying note, DEPTHS SLIJKGAT, centred on: 51° 49´·04N., 3° 53´·78E.


Notice 2017 refers


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Notice 2017 of 2021.pdf

Notice 2017.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110 (Panel B, Siljkgat to Stellendam)

Imray Charts:  C30


A new ‘changeable depths’ warning in the Siljkgat (off the Goeree, Dutch coast) and accompanied note.




Week  20


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A south cardinal light-buoy, Q(6)+LFl.15s ZINK-S, has been established in position 51° 29´·83N., 3° 28´·70E.  (WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 2054(T) refers


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Notice 2054(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 2054(T).pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 1182 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


A temporary new south cardinal buoy established in the Oostgat channel (off the Zouteland coast).




Week  11


NETHERLANDS - NM Blocks.


Chart 116


Insert:


the accompanying block A, centred on: 51° 28´·7N., 3° 30´·8E.

the accompanying block B, centred on: 51° 31´·5N., 3° 26´·2E.


Chart 120


Insert the accompanying block A, centred on: 51° 26´·4N., 4° 00´·5E.


Chart 120 (INT 1479) (Panel D, Hansweert)


Insert the accompanying block B, centred on: 51° 26´·4N., 4° 00´·5E.


Chart 1874


Insert:


the accompanying block A, centred on: 51° 31´·6N., 3° 26´·2E.

the accompanying block B, centred on: 51° 28´·8N., 3° 30´·7E.


Notice 1132 refers


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Notice 1132 of 2021.pdf

Notice 1132.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 120, 120 (Panel D) and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


This notice includes 6 UKHO blocks for 3 charts of the Dutch Walcheren coast.  2 blocks are for the Westerschelde which are ouside the area I monitor.  The other 4 cover two areas of the Oostgat Channel, specifically the Westkapelle light and Kaapduinen light.




Week  11


NETHERLANDS - Buoy.


A West Cardinal buoy, VQ(9)10s, has been deployed, until further notice, in position 51° 50´·52N., 3° 52´·45E.  (WGS84 DATUM)


Notice 1183(T) refers


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Notice 1183(T) of 2021.pdf




Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110.

Imray Charts:  C30


A new West Cardinal buoy has been temporarily deployed on the approaches to the Slijkgat channel (Goeree, Holland).




Week  9


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts published 04 March 2021


Chart 323 - International Chart Series, Dover Strait, Eastern Part.

Note: This chart remains affected by Notices 2320(T)/19, 6186(T)/20 and 68(T)/21. This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notice 402(P)/21.

1:75,000


Chart 1350 - International Chart Series, France - North Coast, Dunkerque and Approaches.

Note: This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notice 402(P)/21.

1:20,000


Chart 1351 - International Chart Series, France - North Coast, Approaches to Calais.  1:15,000

Calais. 1:7,500

Note: This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notice 402(P)/21.


Chart 1406 North Sea, Dover and Calais to Orford Ness and Scheveningen. 1:250,000

Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notice 900(P)/21 is cancelled. This chart remains affected by Notices 2320(T)/19, 2741(P)/19, 2927(P)/19, 1196(P)/20, 4079(T)/20, 6186(T)/20 and 67(P)/21. This chart is to be deleted from the list of charts affected by Notice 402(P)/21.






Includes changes to depths from the latest British Government surveys.




Includes significant safety-related information as follows: new compulsory pilotage limits. (A modified reproduction of INT1482 published by France.)



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: new compulsory pilotage limits. (A modified reproduction of INT1483 published by France.)



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: new compulsory pilotage limits.


Week  9


NETHERLANDS - Buoy age.


Delete:


VQ WF-BO 1 at 51° 46´·10N., 2° 48´·40E.

Q WF-BO 2 at 51° 47´·80N., 2° 56´·60E.

VQ(3)5s WF-BO 3 at 51° 47´·40N., 3° 06´·70E.

Q(3)10s WF-BO 4 at 51° 42´·40N., 3° 09´·50E.

VQ(3)5s WF-BO 5 at 51° 37´·80N., 3° 08´·40E.


Notice 905 refers


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Notice 905 of 2021.pdf

Notice 905.pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110, 1630, 1872 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30


The buoyage that marked the construction of Borsele Wind Farm (in Dutch Waters) have now been deleted.  Only standard Wind Farm lights exist.  The boundary marking the Wind Farm is included in the image and entry is prohibited.




Week  5


NETHERLANDS - Explosive dumping ground.


An explosives dumping ground has been temporarily established, bounded by the following positions:


51° 30´·63N., 3° 25´·98E.

51° 30´·63N., 3° 26´·50E.

51° 30´·38N., 3° 26´·50E.

51° 30´·38N., 3° 25´·98E.


Mariners are advised to navigate with caution in the area.


Notice 430 (T) refers


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Notice 430(T) of 2021.pdf

Notice 430(T).pdf



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


A new explosives dump has been established on the on the edge of the offshore bank Deurloo off the Dutch Walcheren coast.  This is surprisingly close to the inner channel, the buoyed Oostgat.





2020 Notices for this area below


Week  52


NETHERLANDS - Buoy. Submarine power cables. NM Block.


Chart 110


Insert:


submarine power cable,  joining:


51° 43´·60N., 2° 57´·95E.

51° 42´·04N., 3° 04´·06E.

51° 40´·23N., 3° 08´·72E.

51° 37´·06N., 3° 12´·56E.

51° 35´·98N., 3° 13´·30E.

51° 34´·79N., 3° 17´·26E.

51° 32´·15N., 3° 21´·58E.


Chart 116


Insert:


CAISSON at 51° 36´·48N., 3° 38´·38E.

submarine power cable,  joining:


51° 32´·03N., 3° 21´·77E.

51° 28´·30N., 3° 29´·31E.

51° 25´·81N., 3° 32´·30E.

51° 25´·75N., 3° 32´·37E.

51° 25´·57N., 3° 36´·62E.

51° 25´·26N., 3° 41´·14E.


Chart 1406


Insert:


submarine power cable,  joining:


51° 25´·58N., 3° 43´·23E.

51° 25´·02N., 3° 42´·19E.

51° 25´·61N., 3° 32´·59E.

51° 28´·30N., 3° 29´·31E.

51° 34´·79N., 3° 16´·89E.

51° 35´·98N., 3° 13´·30E.

51° 40´·23N., 3° 08´·72E.

51° 42´·04N., 3° 04´·06E.

51° 43´·60N., 2° 57´·95E.


Chart 1630


Insert:


the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 37´·2N., 3° 11´·2E.

submarine power cable,  joining:


51° 25´·53N., 3° 38´·40E.

51° 25´·72N., 3° 35´·91E.

51° 25´·61N., 3° 32´·59E.

51° 28´·29N., 3° 29´·31E.

51° 29´·73N., 3° 26´·34E.

51° 30´·75N., 3° 24´·68E.

and

51° 25´·37N., 3° 38´·39E.

51° 25´·53N., 3° 32´·49E.

51° 28´·21N., 3° 29´·18E.

51° 29´·65N., 3° 26´·24E.

51° 30´·65N., 3° 24´·56E.


Chart 2449


Insert:


the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 35´·3N., 3° 17´·0E.


Notice 6246 of 2020.pdfNotice 6246 refers

Notice 6246.pdf


Images are copyright of the UKHO.



Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110, 116, 1406, 1630 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30.


This notice has amendments for 4 charts covering Dutch waters east of Walcheren listing the submarine cables linking up the various Wind Farms north of Zeebrugge.  The notice also provides two new UKHO blocks of that area.





Week  32


NETHERLANDS - Light. Fog signal.


Note: Radar beacon remains unchanged.


Amend:


light to, Mo(U)15s at 51° 55´·50N., 3° 40´·10E.

fog signal to, Horn Mo(U)30s, at light above


Notice 3846 of 2020.pdfNotice 3846 refers

Notice 3846.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110, 112, 1406, 1408, 1630 and 2182A

Imray Charts:  C30

.


Changes of the light and sound characteristics at the Goeree Light which is on the approaches to the Hook of Holland.



Week  30


NETHERLANDS - NM Blocks.


Chart 110


Insert:


the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 33´·8N., 3° 01´·4E.


Chart 1630


Insert:


the accompanying block, centred on: 51° 35´·4N., 2° 56´·0E.


Notice 3639 of 2020.pdfNotice 3639 refers

Notice 3639 combined.pdf


Images copyright of the UKHO


Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110 and 1630

Imray Charts:  C30


Two new UKHO blocks for two charts covering the Wind Farms adjacent to the Thorntonbank.


Week  26


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts 9th July, 2020


Chart 1872 - North Sea , Dunkerque to Vlissingen.  1:100,000

Blankenberge.  1:15,000



Chart 1874 - International Chart Series, North Sea, Westerschelde, Oostende to Westkapelle.

1:60,000

A Zeebrugge.  1:20,000

B Brugge.  1:15,000



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: new restricted area, marine reserve and changes to marine reserve, mine laying practice area and restricted area. (A modified reproduction of Chart D11 published by Belgium).



Includes significant safety-related information as follows: a new restricted area and changes to marine reserves, mine laying practice area and restricted area. (A modified reproduction of INT 1474 published by Belgium).


Week  16


NETHERLANDS - Depths.


Insert:


depth, 7.3 at 51° 25´·21N., 3° 06´·74E.  Delete depth, 8, close S.


Replace:


depth, 13.5, with depth, 12.6 at 51° 27´·39N., 3° 01´·22E.  Delete depth, 13, close NE.


Notice 1978 of 2020.pdfNotice 1978 refers

Notice 1978.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Charts:  1630 and 2449

Imray Charts:  C30


Two reductions of depth on the Flemish Banks off Zeebrugge.




Week  15


New Editions of ADMIRALTY Charts published 9th April 2020

Chart 1872 North Sea, Dunkerque to Vlissingen.  1:100,000

Blankenberge.  1:15,000


Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notices 1964(T)/18, 1749(P)/20 and 3524(T)/19 are cancelled. This chart remains affected by Notices 1745(P)/18, 242(T)/19, 428(P)/19, 1157(T)/19, 2320(T)/19, 2927(P)/19 and 6214(T)/19.


Chart 1873 International Chart Series, North Sea, Dunkerque to Oostende.  1:60,000

A Oostende.  1:15,000

B Nieuwpoort.  1:20,000


Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notices 1964(T)/18 and 1749(P)/20 are cancelled. This chart remains affected by Notice 2320(T)/19.


Chart 1874  International Chart Series, North Sea, Westerschelde, Oostende to Westkapelle.  1:60,000

A Zeebrugge.   1:20,000

B Brugge.  1:15,000


Note: On publication of this New Edition former Notices 3524(T)/19 and 1749(P)/20 are cancelled. This chart remains affected by Notices, 1745(P)/18, 242(T)/19, 428(P)/19, 1157(T)/19, 2927(P)/19 and 6214(T)/19.




Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths  (A modified reproduction of Chart D11 published by Belgium).






Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths

and buoyage. (A modified reproduction of INT1480 published by Belgium).





Includes significant safety-related information as follows: changes to depths.

(A modified reproduction of INT1474 published by Belgium).

Week  6


NETHERLANDS - Buoyage. Depths.


Insert:


Iso.R.8s OG 24 at 51° 27´·01N., 3° 32´·72E.

depth, 7.7 at 51° 26´·06N., 3° 31´·74E.  Delete depth, 8.2, close W.


Amend:


OG 22 light-buoy to, Iso.R.4s at 51° 27´·13N., 3° 32´·36E.


Notice 747 of 2020.pdfNotice 747 refers

Notice 747.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Charts:  116, 116 (Panel A Vlissingen), 1872 and 1874

Imray Charts:  C30


New positions and characteristics of buoyage in the Nolleplaat channel west of Vlissingen and one reduction of depth on the south edge of the Nolleplaat.




Week  3


NORTH SEA - Netherlands Sector - Depth.


Replace:


depth, 4.9, with depth, 4.2 at 51° 42´·31N., 3° 33´·45E.


Notice 385 of 2020.pdfNotice 385 refers

Notice 385.pdf


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Affects:


UKHO Charts:  110

Imray Charts:  C30


One reduced of depth on the east shoal of the Geul van de Banjaard channel (off the Dutch Schouwen coast)