Notice to Mariners - Hurst Point New Sandbank


No .36 (T) of 2023
Western Approaches to the Solent
Hurst Spit

Notice is hereby given that following erosion a new bank has formed to the Eastern end of Hurst Spit.
Hurst Point, new shingle bank in position 50° 42.50N 001 32.83W.

Mariners should exercise caution when navigating in the vicinity due to the speed at which this shoal could potentially change with depths in the area being subject to change.

This notice will be self-cancelling on update of the appropriate charts.

Steven Masters
Harbour Master
Vessel Traffic Services Centre
Ocean Dock, Atlantic Way

10th March 2023

Owners, Agents, Charterers, Marinas, Yacht Clubs and Recreational Sailing Organisations should ensure that the contents of this Notice are made known to the masters or persons in charge of their vessels or craft.

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Notice to Mariners - Hurst Point New Sandbank