3.18.4 (T) RESTRICTED VISIBILITY - PASSENGER and COMMERCIAL VESSELS less than 48 metres L.OA.
Passenger vessels and commercial vessels less than 48 metres LOA, should not navigate in the Inner Fairway or River Medina, if visibility is less than 100 metres.
This temporary general direction applies to all passenger vessels, small and large commercial vessels and pleasure vessels carrying passengers as defined by United Kingdom Statutory Instruments 1998 No. 2515, 1998 No. 2771 and 2002 No. 1473 respectively.
Patrol, enforcement, emergency and rescue vessels are exempted from this temporary general direction.
The above new Temporary General Direction has been issued by Cowes Harbour Commission and will be introduced on 7th May 2019.
All Temporary General Directions and the full set of General Directions can be viewed on the Cowes Harbour Commission website: cowesharbourcommission.co.uk/general_directions
and hard copies can be obtained from the Harbour Office if required.
• LNTM No. 14 of 2019: ISSUE OF TEMPORARY GENERAL DIRECTION 3.18.4 (T) 07th May 2019