Notice is hereby given that the special starboard and port hand lateral marks (Fl.Y.4s & Fl.Y.3s) in close proximity to position 50o 45.85’ N, 001o 17.62’ W (Small Craft Channel) have been removed to allow the continued dredging of the new Eastern Channel.
Figure 1: Yellow Lateral marks removed
Please note the new Eastern Channel is currently being dredged and is not yet open for transit. A new Cowes LNTM will be issued once the Channel has been completed, to replace LNTM 45 of 2016 – Small Craft Channel.
All vessels are advised to use the Main Fairway, where safe and practicable, but in any case are advised to navigate with particular caution whilst in the vicinity of the Small Craft Channel.
This Cowes Harbour Commission Local Notice to Mariners will be in force until further notice.
•LNTM 07(T) of 2019 - Small Craft Channel Lateral Marks Removed