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LOCAL NOTICE TO MARINERS

COASTAL WATERS FROM EASTPORT, MAINE TO SHREWSBURY, NEW JERSEY

 

WEEKLY SUPPLEMENT

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Weekly supplemental editions contain only new information available subsequent to the issue date of the monthly edition. NOTE: Chart corrections and Light List changes are published only once (the week in which they appear). A complete listing of current discrepancies and temporary changes appeared in the monthly issue, LNM 24/96. This publication is issued weekly at no cost to the subscriber. If you have questions about this publication or wish to be placed on the mailing list, contact the address or phone number listed below.

 

COMMANDER, FIRST COAST GUARD DISTRICT (oan)

408 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02110-3350

Telephone (Day): 1-800-848-3942. To order LNM: Ext. 8335 (After 4:30 p.m. Ext. 7722) 24 Hour FAX: (617) 223-8073

Coast Guard's Customer Infoline (8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.): 1-800-368-5647. Hearing impaired (TDD) 1-800 689-0816

All bearings are in degrees TRUE - All times are in Local Time unless otherwise noted.

NOTE: A vertical line in the RIGHT MARGIN of sections I, V, VI, VII indicates new information.

 

BROADCAST NOTICE TO MARINERS

The following Broadcast Notice to Mariners (BNM's) have been issued since last week:

First District CG1-0161 to 0168

Group Boston BOS-0074 to 0074

Group Long Island Sound LIS-0131 to 0135

Group Moriches MOR-0123 to 0123

Group New York NEW-0196 to 0202

Group Portland POR-0090 to 0090

Group Sandy Hook SAN-0108 to 0113

Group Southwest Harbor SWH-0075 to 0075

Group Woods Hole WHO-0130 to 00134

Any questions or comments about this publication should be directed to the above address. Light List Reference:

ATLANTIC COAST, VOLUME 1, COMDTPUB P16502.1, 1995 Edition

I SPECIAL NOTICES

NONE THIS WEEK

II DISCREPANCIES This section lists all discrepancies to Aids to Navigation reported and those which have been corrected since the last published list. A discrepancy is any change in the status of an aid to navigation that differs from what is published or charted.

DISCREPANCIES (since last week)

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref

00930 DOG IS LT DI F/S INOP 13394 SWH-0075-96 25/96

35190 SANDY HOOK PT LT F/S INOP 12327 SAN-0113-96 25/96

36290 RARITAN BAY CH LB 53 LT EXT 12327 SAN-0110-96 25/96

39830 SUMMER PT SHL BY 51 OFF STA 14783 NEW-0197-96 25/96

DISCREPANCIES CORRECTED (since last week)

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref

00710 NANTUCKET TRAF LHB NA WATCHING PROPERLY 12300 MOR-0194-95 47/95

05250 THREAD OF LIFE BY 3 WATCHING PROPERLY 13293 POR-0085-96 23/96

06560 CEDAR LEDGES BY 3 WATCHING PROPERLY 13293 POR-0086-96 24/96

10495 ROARING BULL DBN 2 WATCHING PROPERLY 13275 BOS-0044-96 15/96

13690 HORSESHOE SHL LB 20 WATCHING PROPERLY 13241 WHO-0108-96 22/96

16060 BUZZARDS BAY LGB 10 WATCHING PROPERLY 13230 WHO-0132-96 25/96

20235 LITTLE NARRAGANSETT BAY CH LB 13 RELIGHTED 13214 LIS-0133-96 25/96

21275 OLD FIELD PT LT RELIGHTED 12363 LIS-0131-96 25/96

23200 CONNECTICUT RIV RANGE F FRNT LT 110 RELIGHTED 12377 LIS-0132-96 25/96

23315 WETHERSFIELD COVE DBN 2 WATCHING PROPERLY 12377 LIS-0030-96 04/96

23330 WETHERSFIELD COVE DBN 5 WATCHING PROPERLY 12377 LIS-0033-96 04/96

23455 KELSEY PT BKW LT WATCHING PROPERLY 12374 LIS-0129-96 24/96

24785 SOUTHPORT LT 7 RELIGHTED 12369 LIS-0135-96 25/96

28925 FLANDERS BAY LB 8 RELIGHTED 12358 MOR-0122-96 24/96

30560 QUANTUCK CANAL DBN 5 WATCHING PROPERLY 12352 MOR-0120-96 24/96

31040 SLOOP CH LT 18 RESET ON STATION 12352 MOR-0094-96 16/96

31115 STATE BOAT CH LT 2 RESET ON STATION 12352 MOR-0023-96 04/96

31220 STATE BOAT CH LT 29 RESET ON STATION 12352 MOR-0018-96 04/96

31230 STATE BOAT CH DBN 32 RESET ON STATION 12352 MOR-0105-96 20/96

31235 STATE BOAT CH LT 35 RESET ON STATION 12352 MOR-0019-96 04/96

32530 REYNOLDS CH BY 15 WATCHING PROPERLY 12352 MOR-0123-96 25/96

34990 GOWANUS FLATS LBB 28 RESET ON STATION 12327 NEW-0202-96 25/96

35515 GREAT KILLS HBR CH BY 16 WATCHING PROPERLY 12327 SAN-0107-96 24/96

36020 NAVESINK RIV CH BY 10 WATCHING PROPERLY 12324 SAN-0112-96 25/96

38540 HUDSON RIV LT 126 WATCHING PROPERLY 12347 NEW-0194-96 24/96

DISCREPANCIES (PRIVATE AIDS) (since last week)

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref.

NONE THIS WEEK

DISCREPANCIES (PRIVATE AIDS) CORRECTED (since last week)

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref.

NONE THIS WEEK

III TEMPORARY CHANGES - TEMPORARY CHANGES CORRECTED This section contains all temporary lchanges to aids to navigation and those which have been corrected during the current week. Where aids are temporarily relocated for dredging; a temporary correction shall be listed in Section IV giving their new positions.

TEMPORARY CHANGES

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref.

 

23310 WETHERSFIELD COVE DBN 1 (SEE SECT IV) TRUB 12377 CG-0165-96 25/96

23320 WETHERSFIELD COVE DBN 3 (SEE SECT IV) TRUB 12377 CG1-0165-96 25/96

23325 WETHERSFIELD COVE DBN 4 (SEE SECT IV) TRUB 12377 CG1-0165-96 25/96

23415 PATCHOGUE RIV CH BY 3 (SEE SECT IV) RELOCATED 12374 CG1-0163-96 25/96

23420 PATCHOGUE RIV CH BY 4 RELOCATED 12374 CG1-0157-96 25/96

TEMPORARY CHANGES CORRECTED

LLNR Name of Aid Status Chart BNM LNM

affected Ref. Ref.

08300 YORK HBR BY 11 (SEE SECT IV) RESET ON STATION 13283 CG1-0048-96 12/96

IV CHART CORRECTIONS All corrections to federally and privately maintained aids to navigation, as well as NOS chart corrections.

Corrections affecting Chart(s) are contained in this section. Chart corrections are listed numerically by chart number. The correction listed pertains to that chart only. The mariner must decide which Chart(s) to correct.

The following example explains the individual elements of a typical chart correction.

Chart Chart Edition Last Local Notice Horizontal Source of Current Local

number edition date to Mariners Datum Reference Correction Notice to Mariners

/ / / / / / /

13248 6th ed. 09/05/81 LAST LNM 42/85 NAD 83 (CG1) (15/93)

(Temp) MASSACHUSETTS - SEACOAST -- location

Change: Fog signal of Buoy PR to WHISTLE 41o36 12.1N 69o51 17.1W

/ / /

Corrective Object of corrective Position (Degrees, minutes, seconds and tenths)

action action

The letter (M) immediately following the chart number indicates that the correction should be applied to the Metric side of the chart only. (Temp)indicates that the chart correction action is temporary in nature. Courses and bearings are given in degrees clockwise from 000 true. Bearings oflight sectors are toward the light from seaward. The nominal range of lights is expressed in nautical miles (NM).

12324 27th ed., 06/11/94 LAST LNM 23/96 NAD 83 25/96

NEW JERSEY - SANDY HOOK TO LITTLE EGG HARBOR - SHREWSBURY RIVER (CGD01)

Relocate Shrewsbury River Channel Buoy

13 from (4023'16.7''N,

7358'42.2''W) to 4023'16.0"N 07358'49.4"W

 

12354 34th ed., 11/18/95 LAST LNM 20/96 NAD 83 25/96

CT-NY-LONG ISLAND SOUND - EASTERN PART (CGD01)

Relocate Sag Harbor Special Buoy from

(4100'41.0''N, 7217'21.3''W) to 4100'44.9"N 07217'19.3"W

 

12358 18th ed., 04/02/94 LAST LNM 52/95 NAD 83 25/96

SHELTER ISLAND SOUND AND PECONIC BAYS (CGD01)

Relocate Sag Harbor Special Buoy from

(4100'41.0''N, 7217'21.3''W) to 4100'44.9"N 07217'19.3"W

 

12372 28th ed., 06/18/94 LAST LNM 24/96 NAD 83 25/96

(TEMP) WATCH HILL TO NEW HAVEN HARBOR - LONG ISLAND SOUND (CGD01)

Relocate Patchogue River Channel Buoy

3 from (4116'1.9'N,

7228'22.1''W) to 4116'01.3"N 07228'22.4"W

 

12374 12th ed., 08/18/90 LAST LNM 24/96 NAD 83 25/96

(TEMP) NORTH SHORE OF LONG ISLAND SOUND - DUCK ISLAND TO MADISON REEF (CGD01)

Relocate Patchogue River Channel Buoy

3 from (4116'1.9'N,

7228'22.1''W) to 4116'01.3"N 07228'22.4"W

 

12377 12th ed., 05/19/90 LAST LNM 22/96 NAD 83 25/96

(TEMP) CONNECTICUT - CONNECTICUT RIVER - DEEP RIVER TO BODKIN ROCK (CGD01)

Change Wethersfield Cove Daybeacon 1

to Wethersfield Buoy 1, Green can 4143'31.1"N 07239'03.5"W

Wethersfield Cove Daybeacon 3

to Wethersfield Buoy 3, Green can 4143'32.0"N 07239'17.2"W

Wethersfield Cove Daybeacon 4

to Wethersfield Buoy 4, Red nun 4143'32.7"N 07239'18.5"W

 

12402 5th ed., 09/16/95 LAST LNM 20/96 NAD 83 25/96

NY - NEW YORK LOWER BAY (NORTHERN PART) (NOS SILVER SPRING, MD)

Change Fixed Bridge Clearance Note to

Fixed Bridge Hor Cl 75 Ft

Vert CL 8 FT 4034'52.0"N 07359'06.0"W

 

13279 28th ed., 04/22/95 LAST LNM 07/96 NAD 83 25/96

IPSWICH BAY TO GLOUCESTER HARBOR (CGD01)

Add Gloucester Inner Harbor Danger

Daybeacon, NW Dayboards on Spindle , (PA) 4236'47.8"N 07039'17.3"W

 

13281 16th ed., 06/03/95 LAST LNM 07/96 NAD 83 25/96

GLOUCESTER HARBOR AND ANNISQUAM RIVER (CGD01)

Add Gloucester Inner Harbor Danger

Daybeacon, NW Dayboards on Spindle, (PA) 4236'47.8"N 07039'17.3"W

 

13283 16th ed., 12/23/95 LAST LNM 14/96 NAD 83 25/96

PORTSMOUTH HARBOR CAPE NEDDICK HARBOR TO ISLES OF SHOALS (CGD01)

Add York Harbor Buoy 11, Green can 4307'58.1"N 07038'37.1"W

 

13287 11th ed., 06/30/90 LAST LNM 38/95 NAD 83 25/96

(TEMP) SACO BAY AND VICINITY (CGD01)

Change Saco River Daybeacon 5A to Saco RIver

Buoy 5A, Green can and relocate

from (4327'37.6''N, 7021'28.6''W) to 4327'41.1"N 07021'29.6"W

 

13301 19th ed., 08/24/91 LAST LNM 23/96 NAD 83 25/96

MUSCONGUS BAY (CGD01)

Relocate Medomak River Buoy 27 from

(4405'29.0''N, 6922'28.0''W) to 4405'28.6"N 06922'35.2"W

(Supersedes LNM 20/96)

 

(The chart corrections for St George River Buoy 18 and St. George River Buoy 23

were advertised in error in LNM 21/96, both aid are uncharted. See section VII

for relocation information on these aids in LNM 25/96.)

V ADVANCE NOTICES Contains advance notice of approved projects or forthcoming temporary changes such as dredging, etc. Mariners are advised to use caution while transitting these areas.

MASSACHUSETTS - BOSTON HARBOR - The Coast Gaurd will be making the following changes on or about 15 July.

 

BOSTON NORTH CHANNEL

Change Boston North Channel Entrance Lighted Gong Buoy NC (LLNR 10680) to Boston North Channel Entrance

Lighted Whistle Buoy NC, Mo (A) W

 

MASSACHUSETTS - BOSTON HARBOR - The Coast Gaurd will be making the following changes on or about 12 July.

 

CHELSEA RIVER

Change Chelsea River Channel Buoy 4 (LLNR 10980) to Chelsea RIver Channel Lighted Buoy 4, Fl R 4s

Change Chelsea River Channel Buoy 6 (LLNR 10985) to Chelsea River Channel Lighted Buoy 6, Fl R 6s

 

Chart(s) 12370, 12372 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

VI PROPOSED CHANGES Contains notices of projects conceived and in the planning stage but which have not been approved. SPECIAL NOTE: Respond by writing to Commander, First Coast Guard District (oan), 408 Atlantic Avenue, Boston, MA 02110-3350.

PROPOSED WATERWAY PROJECTS OPEN FOR PUBLIC COMMENT

WATERWAY Closing Docket No. Ref. LNM

NO PROPOSALS OPEN AT THIS TIME

VII GENERAL Contains information of general concern to the mariner, but not of such a nature as to require a Special Notice. Mariners are advised to use caution while transitting these areas.

FOR STANDARD MILITARY AND GENERAL SAFETY ZONES IN EFFECT SEE THE MONTHLY EDITION LNM 24/96

 

MA - OFF/SHORE - The U.S. Navy advises of daily firing exercises from 5:30 am to 8:10 pm in an area bounded by the following: 4102.5N, 7042W; to 4107N, 7022W; to 4105N, 7010W 4100N, 6955W; to 4048N, 6936W; to 4030N, 6936W; to 4030N, 7042W, thence to beginning. Chart(s): 13003, 13006, 13200 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

ME - MUSCONGUS BAY - ST. GEORGE RIVER - The following uncharted aids have been permanently relocated: St George River Buoy 18 (LLNR 4905) 4404'13.4N, 06910'43.1W and St. George River Buoy 23 (LLNR 4920) 4404'03.9N, 06910'46.5W.

Chart(s) 13301 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

MA - WEST YARMOUTH - Dredging is being done at the entrance channel of Parkers River until 30 July, 1996. The hours of operation will be Monday - Friday, 24 hours a day. The vessel AGM will be on site. Pipeline is in the channel and Mariners are advised to use caution while in the area.

Chart(s) 13229 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

MA - MASSACHUSETTS BAY - Oceanographic work will be done, including the deployment of cages to collect data, in the following position 4222'43.8N, 07047'10.0W. All cages will be deployed approximately 40 feet below the surface. Deployment is scheduled for 27 June and the cages will be collected 28, August, 1996.

Chart(s) 13270 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

CT - CT RIVER - The navigation lights on the Portland Railroad Bridge at mile 32 are extinguished.

Chart(s) 12377 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

NY - SHINNECOCK BAY - Six steel rusted mooring balls anchored to the bottom in the vicinity of Sloop Channel Buoy 7 (LLNR 31025) and Sloop Channel Lighted Buoy10 (LLNR 31030) in Sloop Channel near Jones Inlet have been observed. The Buoys are unlit. Mariners should proceed with caution while in the area.

Chart(s) 12352 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

NJ - GREAT BEDS REACH - A 12" X 12" piling of unknown lengths or possibily part of a pier structure is adrift within the vicinity of Great Beds Reach. This hazard has been marked by attaching a bleach bottle and a stick with a red streamer to the top of the hazard. Both are visable at low tide, but at high tide the hazard is completely submerged.

Chartr(s) 12331 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

BRIDGE SECTION

 

APPLICATIONS HAVE BEEN RECEIVED FOR A COAST GUARD PERMIT FOR THE FOLLOWING BRIDGE CONSTRUCTION/RECONSTRUCTION PROJECTS:

BRIDGE WATERWAY MILE NOTICE# COMMENT PERIOD ENDS REF/LNM

 

MASSACHUSETTS - NEW BEDFORD HARBOR - ACUSHNET RIVER - Bridge Repairs/Advance Notice - The Route 6 New Bedford-Fairhaven Highway Bridge owned and operated by Massachusetts Highway Department is undergoing major repairs that began in January of 1995 and will continue through July of 1996. Barges (30'X90') are still be working the east channel. Available horizontal clearance at the east draw are reduced to approximately to 60-65 feet. The barges will be moved out of the channel upon request for vessels that can not pass while they are present. Mariners are advised to use the west draw if possible. Requests must be made 24 hours in advance 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily by calling Kiewit Construction at (508) 991-2225. Also, due to the electrical problem, the bridge will only be able to open every two hours, until further notice. Mariners are advised to plan accordingly and exercise caution when transiting the area.

Chart 13230 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

NEW YORK - SHINNECOCK BAY TO EAST ROCKAWAY INLET - FIRE ISLAND INLET - Vertical Clearance Reduction - Painting of the Robert Moses Causeway bridge across Fire Island Inlet at mile 4.0 is in progress. A work platform is installed under the bridge from Fire Island to Captree Island, reducing the available vertical clearance by approximately 6 feet. Hours of operation are from 0700 to 1800 daily, Mondays through Saturdays. This project is expected to be completed by 28 June 1996. Mariners are advised to reduce wake and exercise caution when transiting the area.

Chart 12352 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

NEW YORK - NEW YORK HARBOR - RARITAN BAY - Fender Repair - Repairs to the fender system of the NJ Transit (Perth Amboy) RR swing bridge across Raritan River at mile 0.5 will commence on or about 17 June 1996. A work barge measuring 22ft X 42ft will be blocking the north draw from 17 June to 28 June 1996, mariners are advise to transit the south draw. On 1 July through 5 July the south draw be block, and mariners are advise to transit the north draw. Mariners are advised to to reduce wake and exercise caution when transiting the area.

Chart 12332 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

NEW JERSEY - SANDY HOOK TO LITTLE EGG HARBOR - SHREWSBURY RIVER - Bridge Closure - The Route 36 bridge across Shrewsbury River at mile 1.8 will not open to marine traffic on 29 June 1996 from 2130 to 2300, to accommodate the expected heavy traffic during the celebration of the 100th anniversary of Fort Hancock. Mariners are advised to plan accordingly.

Chart 12332 LNM 25/96 (CGD1)

 

VIII LIGHT LIST CORRECTIONS

An asterisk *, indicates the column in which a correction has been made or new information added.

(1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8)

No. Name and location Position Characteristic Ht Rng Structure Remarks

 

936 Johnson Cove Aquaculture Remove from list.

Lights (2)

* 25/96

 

9942 Danger Daybeacon NW dayboard on spindle

* * * * * * * * 25/96