Two-Day Notices To Shipping - Pacific Coast

Notices to Shipping issued between 27/Mar/2017 and 29/Mar/2017.

UPDATE DATE:                   DATE OF LAST NOTICE:
29/Mar/2017                    29/Mar/2017
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P-0406(2017) CARRAHOLLY RANGE FRONT
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - PORT MOODY
Type: LL415.1
Activated: 29/Mar/2017 01:24
CARRAHOLLY POINT FRONT RANGE SHORE LIGHT LL 415.1 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.


P-0405(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 23:20
QL6A BOSN COURSE NAVAL FLEET SCHOOL ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILITARY SEA AREA WQ 
BENTINCK ISLAND ON 29 MARCH 2017 FROM 0800 TO 1630PDT. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR.


P-0404(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTH NANAIMO
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 21:06
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 AND 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE   
ACROSS THE FULL RANGE AREA 24HOURS DAILY FROM 0001PDT WEDNESDAY 29 MARCH 2017, TO 1400PDT SATURDAY 1 
APRIL 2017 FOR SURFACE-SUBSURFACE AND AIR ACTIVITIES.

AREA WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS DURING OPERATIONS AND IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC.
MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR.

A SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDOR OF 1/2 NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND IS 
AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE 
WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.


P-0403(2017) DREDGING IN MAIN CHANNEL OF FRASER RIVER
Area: FRASER RIVER S38 TO S1 BUOYS - VARIOUS LOCATIONS ON THE RIVER
Type: GENERAL TYPE
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 16:19
FRASER RIVER PILE AND DREDGE WILL BE CONDUCTING SAMPLING DREDGE WORK BETWEEN S38 AND S01 BUOYS AT EACH 
KM MARK COMMENCING WEDNESDAY, MARCH 29TH TO FRIDAY MARCH 31ST FROM 0700 TO 1500 LOCAL TIME, DAILY.

THE CRANE RIG RE MCKENZIE, THE TUG SEA IMP 2 AND THE SURVEY VESSEL FRASER SURVEYOR WILL MONITOR VHF 
CHANNEL 74 AND 16. ALL MARINERS ARE REQUESTED TO PROVIDE A MINIMUM WASH.


P-0402(2017) [SAFETY] WG-FULL RANGE
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - WG
Type: WG-FULL RANGE
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 12:46
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG (NORTH OF NANAIMO), SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 AND 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE 
ACROSS THE FULL RANGE AREA ON TODAY 28TH MARCH 2017 FROM 1700 UNTIL 2359 PDT FOR SURFACE-SUBSURFACE-AIR 
OPERATIONS.

AREA WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS DURING OPERATIONS AND IS CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC.  
MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO REMAIN WELL CLEAR.

A SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDOR OF 1/2 NM NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND 1/2 NM EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND IS 
AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS 35 ANNUAL EDITION REFERS. DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE 
WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE.

MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0400(2017)
P-0401(2017) FRASER RIVER LIGHT BUOY S10
Area: FRASER RIVER - STEVESTON
Type: LL325
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 12:07
FRASER RIVER LIGHT BOUY S10 LL325 OPERATING PROPERLY.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0283(2016)
P-0400(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY EXERCISES
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTH NANAIMO
Type: WG PARTIAL RANGE
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 12:06
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG, NORTH OF NANAIMO, SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 AND 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE, AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE PARTIAL RANGE WEST OF LONGITUDE 124 02.0W 
ON 28 MARCH 2017 FROM 1700 TO 2359PDT. 
DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. 
SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NAUTICAL MILE NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NAUTICAL MILE 
EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS. 
PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014.
DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON 
VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.




P-0399(2017) LIONS GATE BRIDGE NORTH SECTOR
Area: VANCOUVER HARBOUR - FIRST NARROWS
Type: LL393
Activated: 28/Mar/2017 02:07
BRIDGE NORTH SECTOR LIGHT LL393 IS REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.


P-0398(2017) LOG HOLES
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINSTER
Type: CLOSURE
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 23:32
THE NEW WESTMINSTER RAILWAY BRIDGE AND PATTULLO BRIDGE LOG HOLES WILL BE CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC ON 
28 MARCH 2017 AT 0600PDT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.


P-0397(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY SEA AREA WQ BENTINCK ISLAND
Area: JUAN DE FUCA STRAIT - EASTERN PORTION
Type: MILITARY
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 22:54
QL6A BOSN COURSE NAVAL FLEET SCHOOL ESQUIMALT WILL CONDUCT DEMOLITION EXERCISES IN MILITARY SEA AREA WQ 
BENTINCK ISLAND 28 MARCH 2017 FROM 0800 TO 2200PDT. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO KEEP CLEAR.


P-0396(2017) [SAFETY] MILITARY EXERCISES
Area: STRAIT OF GEORGIA - NORTH NANAIMO
Type: WG PARTIAL RANGE
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 22:41
MILITARY EXERCISE AREA WG, NORTH OF NANAIMO, SHOWN ON CANADIAN CHARTS 3463 AND 3512 WILL BE ACTIVE FOR 
SURFACE, SUBSURFACE, AND AIR ACTIVITIES IN THE PARTIAL RANGE WEST OF LONGITUDE 124 02.0W 
ON 28 MARCH 2017 FROM 0900 TO 1600PDT. 
DURING OPERATIONS WG IS EXTREMELY HAZARDOUS AND CLOSED TO MARINE TRAFFIC. MARINERS ARE REQUIRED TO 
REMAIN WELL CLEAR AS TRESPASS IS ILLEGAL UNDER FEDERAL REGULATIONS. 
SAFE TRANSIT CORRIDORS WITHIN 1/2 NAUTICAL MILE NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND AND WITHIN 1/2 NAUTICAL MILE 
EAST OF BALLENAS ISLAND ARE AVAILABLE FOR PASSAGE. NOTICE TO MARINERS ANNUAL EDITION REFERS. 
PLEASE NOTE THE AREA NORTH OF WINCHELSEA ISLAND IS ALWAYS PROHIBITED FOR TRAP FISHING AND ANCHORING IN 
ACCORDANCE WITH NTS P-0074 OF 2014.
DAILY RANGE ACTIVITY MAY CHANGE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE. MARINERS MAY CONTACT WINCHELSEA ISLAND CONTROL ON 
VHF CHANNEL 10 FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION.


P-0395(2017) FRASER RIVER LIGHT BUOY S2
Area: FRASER RIVER - SAND HEADS
Type: LL314
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 22:26
LL314 LIGHT BUOY S2 WORKING PROPERLY.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0386(2017)
P-0394(2017) LOG HOLE
Area: FRASER RIVER - NEW WESTMINISTER
Type: GENERAL
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 15:51
THE PATULLO BRIDGE AND NEW WESTMINSTER RAILWAY BRIDGE LOG HOLES ARE OPEN TO MARINE TRAFFIC.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0355(2017)
P-0393(2017) BARRETT ROCK
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL703
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 14:13
BARRETT ROCK SHORE LIGHT LL 703 OPERATING NORMALLY.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0390(2017)
P-0392(2017) NARAMATA BREAKWATER LL59.3
Area: SOUTHERN INTERIOR - NARAMATA LAKE
Type: LL59.3
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 10:27
LL59.3 NARAMATA BREAKWATER SHORE LIGHT ON NARAMATA LAKE REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.


P-0391(2017) [SAFETY] HAZARD
Area: BOAT HARBOUR
Type: HAZARD
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 09:40
TWO WHITE SAILING VESSELS REPORTED PARTIALLY SUBMERGED AT BOAT HARBOUR IN APPROXIMATE POSITION: 
49 05.731N  123 48.22W ARE NO LONGER A HAZARD TO NAVIGATION.


Cancel Notship(s): P-0370(2017)
P-0390(2017) BARRETT ROCK
Area: PRINCE RUPERT HARBOUR
Type: LL703
Activated: 27/Mar/2017 06:12
BARRETT ROCK LL 703 REPORTED EXTINGUISHED.


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CAUTION:

Fixed and floating Aids to Navigation are subject to damage, sinking, failure, or dislocation which may not be discovered and reported for a lengthy period of time and therefore should be used with prudence and not relied upon as a sole source of navigational assistance.

Report any Aid to Navigation defect or other issues to MCTS via the nearest Coast Guard Radio station.

Marine Communications & Traffic Services
Western Region
Canadian Coast Guard Base
25 Huron Street
Victoria, BC, V8V 4V9
mcts@dfo-mpo.gc.ca.
250-363-8904 Administrative Office