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Ref Date Time Group Description
WZ 222/20 211805 UTC Feb 20 SOUTHERN NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Platform 52/5-A unlit and all navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 222/20

211805 UTC Feb 20

SOUTHERN NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR.
Hewett Gas Field.
Platform 52/5-A, 53-00.0N 001-50.9E, unlit and all navaids inoperative.​

WZ 221/20 211600 UTC Feb 20 WALES, SOUTH COAST. Fairy Light-buoy off station.

UK Coastal

WZ 221/20

211600 UTC Feb 20

WALES, SOUTH COAST.
Approaches to Porthcawl.
Fairy Light-buoy, 51-27.9N 003-42.1W, off station.​

WZ 220/20 211025 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST. Eddystone Rocks north-westwards. Hand Deeps light-buoy unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 220/20

211025 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST.
Eddystone Rocks north-westwards.
1.  Hand Deeps light-buoy, 50-12.7N 004-21.0W, unlit.​
2.  Cancel WZ 031.

WZ 219/20 211020 UTC Feb 20 SCOTLAND, EAST COAST. Moray Firth. Jacky platform. Fog signal inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 219/20

211020 UTC Feb 20

​SCOTLAND, EAST COAST.
Moray Firth.
1.  Jacky platform, 58-11.0N 002-58.8W, fog signal inoperative.
2.  Cancel WZ 029.

WZ 218/20 211015 UTC Feb 20 SHETLAND ISLANDS WESTWARD. Solan Oilfield. Subsea buoy, depth 5 metres, reported.

UK Coastal

WZ 218/20

211015 UTC Feb 20

​SHETLAND ISLANDS WESTWARD.
Western approach to Fair Isle Channel. 
Solan Oilfield.
1.  Subsea buoy, depth 5 metres, reported 60-03.16N 003-59.44W.
2.  Cancel WZ 028.

WZ 214/20 201645 UTC Feb 20 IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART. Walney Windfarms. Perimeter buoyage unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 214/20

201645 UTC Feb 20

​IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART.
Walney and Walney Extension Windfarms.
1. Following perimeter buoyage unlit:
North cardinal buoy at 54-09.7N 003-49.6W,
West cardinal buoy at 54-06.6N 003-55.3W,
South cardinal bouy at 54-03.4N 003-45.0W and
South cardinal buoy at 54-00.2N 003-34.7W.
2. Cancel WZ 021/20.

WZ 213/20 201540 UTC Feb 20 THAMES ESTUARY. Thanet Wind Farm Eastwards. Drill Stone light-buoy off station.

UK Coastal

WZ 213/20

201540 UTC Feb 20

THAMES ESTUARY. Thanet Wind Farm Eastwards. 
Drill Stone light-buoy 51-25.8N 001-42.9E, off station.​

WZ 211/20 201215 UTC Feb 20 NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Mungo Oil Field Platform 22/20, all navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 211/20

201215 UTC Feb 20

NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Mungo Oil  Field. 
Platform 22/20, 57-22.5N 001-59.9E, all navaids inoperative.​

WZ 210/20 200940 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, SOUTHEAST COAST. Ramsgate Eastward. Two special light-buoys established

UK Coastal

WZ 210/20

200940 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND, SOUTHEAST COAST. Ramsgate Eastward. 
Two special light-buoys marking charted cable established  at: 51-19.2N 001-32.6E and 51-19.8N 001-40.3E.

 

WZ 209/20 200510 UTC Feb 20 SCOTLAND, WEST COAST. Treshnish Isles. Cairn Na Burgh More Light unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 209/20

200510 UTC Feb 20

​SCOTLAND, WEST COAST.
Treshnish Isles. 
Cairn Na Burgh More Light 56-31.0N 006-23.0W unlit.

WZ 208/20 192110 UTC Feb 20 SCOTLAND, EAST COAST. Aberdeen south-eastward. Derelict 9 metre sailing vessel adrift.

UK Coastal

WZ 208/20

192110 UTC Feb 20

SCOTLAND, EAST COAST.
Aberdeen south-eastward.
1. Derelict sailing vessel reported adrift in 56-50N 001-38W at 192100 UTC Feb.
Vessel is 9 metres long, white with blue keel and twin masted with sails rigged.
2. Cancel this message 222100 UTC Feb 20.


WZ 207/20 191925 UTC Feb 20 DOVER STRAIT TSS. South-west bound lane. East Varne light-buoy off station.

UK Coastal

WZ 207/20

191925 UTC Feb 20

​DOVER STRAIT TSS.
South-west bound lane.
1. East Varne light-buoy 50-58.2N 001-20.9E off station.
2. Cancel WZ 201.


WZ 202/20 190700 UTC Feb 20 ​ENGLAND, WEST COAST. Bristol Channel. Minehead North-eastwards. Underwater operations by C/S Ile d'Aix

UK Coastal

WZ 202/20

190700 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLAND, WEST COAST.
Bristol Channel.
Minehead North-eastwards.
Underwater operations in progress by C/S Ile d'Aix in vicinity of 51-14.8N 003-25.0W.
One mile berth requested.


WZ 196/20 181545 UTC Feb 20 NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Ensign platform unlit and all navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 196/20

181545 UTC Feb 20

NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR.
Coal Pit.
Ensign platform, 53-35.4N 001-46.4E, all navaids unreliable.

WZ 194/20 181155 UTC Feb 20 IRELAND, SOUTH-EAST COAST. Rosslare approach. South Holdens buoy off station.

UK Coastal

WZ 194/20

181155 UTC Feb 20

​IRELAND, SOUTH-EAST COAST.
Rosslare approach.  South Shear. 
South Holdens light-buoy 52-15.1N 006-17.2W off station.

WZ 191/20 180020 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, EAST COAST. North Foreland north-north-eastwards. North East Spit light-buoy, AIS inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 191/20

180020 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND, EAST COAST.
North Foreland north-north-eastwards.
North East Spit light-buoy, 51-27.9N 001-29.9E, AIS inoperative.​

WZ 187/20 171320 UTC Feb 20 GMDSS. Stornoway Coastguard. VHF R/T service from Torosay site, off air.

UK Coastal

WZ 187/20

171320 UTC Feb 20

​GMDSS. Stornoway Coastguard.
VHF R/T service from Torosay site, 56-27.5N 005-43.7W, off air.


WZ 186/20 171055 UTC Feb 20 ​CHANNEL ISLANDS. SARK. Blanchard light-buoy, unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 186/20

171055 UTC Feb 20

​CHANNEL ISLANDS.
SARK.
Blanchard light-buoy 49-25.35N 002-17.40W, unlit.


WZ 176/20 150905 UTC Feb 20 SOUTHERN NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Leman Gas Field. Platform 49/26-BT fog signal inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 176/20

150905 UTC Feb 20

SOUTHERN NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Leman Gas Field. 
Platform 49/26-BT, 53-04.9N 002-10.9E, fog signal inoperative.​

WZ 175/20 142155 UTC Feb 20 GMDSS. Stornoway Coastguard. VHF services affected.

UK Coastal

WZ 175/20

142155 UTC Feb 20

GMDSS.
Stornoway Coastguard. 
1. VHF R/T and DSC services affected.
A)  from Barra site, 57-00.7N 007-30.4W, service unstable.
B)  from Melvaig site, 57-50.6N 005-46.9W, service off air.
2. Cancel WZ 049 (OA60) and WZ 064 (OA65).


WZ 173/20 141620 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND EAST COAST. Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm. TK12 light buoy reported missing, suspected sunk in vicinity.

UK Coastal

WZ 173/20

141620 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND EAST COAST.
Triton Knoll Offshore Wind Farm.
TK12 light buoy, 53-24.4N 001-00.2E, reported missing, suspected sunk in vicinity.​

WZ 167/20 131725 UTC Feb 20 ENGLISH CHANNEL, CENTRAL PART. Off Casquets TSS. Abandoned fishing gear on seabed.

UK Coastal

WZ 167/20

131725 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLISH CHANNEL, CENTRAL PART. 
Off Casquets TSS. 
Abandoned fishing gear on seabed at 50-01.6N 002-58.4W.

WZ 163/20 130845 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST. Tor Bay. Anchor and cable abandoned.

UK Coastal

WZ 163/20

130845 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST. 
Tor Bay.  Anchor berth D.
1. Anchor and 13 shackles of cable abandoned on seabed at 50-26.00N 003-28.79W.
2. Cancel WZ 147.

WZ 161/20 121220 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, SOUTH-WEST COAST. Lands End South-westwards. Cam Base light-buoy, off station.

UK Coastal

WZ 161/20

121220 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLAND, SOUTH-WEST COAST.
Lands End South-westwards.
Cam Base light-buoy, 50-01.5N 005-46.2W, off station.


WZ 159/20 121030 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, WEST COAST. Approaches to Morecambe Bay. Barrow Offshore Wind Farm numerous wind turbines, unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 159/20

121030 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLAND, WEST COAST.
Approaches to Morecambe Bay.
Barrow Offshore Wind Farm 53-59.5N 003-17.7W, wind turbines A1, A7, B8, D1, D3, D6 and D8, unlit.


WZ 158/20 120620 UTC Feb 20 GMDSS. Stornoway coastguard. VHF services from Scoval off air.

UK Coastal

WZ 158/20

120620 UTC Feb 20

GMDSS. Stornoway coastguard.
1. VHF R/T and DSC services from Scoval site, 57-28.0N 006-42.2W, off air.
2. Cancel WZ 153.

WZ 149/20 101540 UTC Feb 20 DOVER STRAIT TSS. Colbart North light-buoy reported off station and adrift.

UK Coastal

WZ 149/20

101540 UTC Feb 20

DOVER STRAIT TSS. 
Colbart North light-buoy 50-57.5N 001-23.3E reported off station and adrift in 50-57.9N 001-24.1E  at 101510 UTC Feb 20.​

WZ 144/20 091435 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND SOUTHEAST COAST. East Goodwin Light-vessel off station, racon inoperative and displaying Not Under Command Lights.

UK Coastal

WZ 144/20

091435 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND SOUTHEAST COAST.
Goodwin Sands.
1.  East Goodwin Light-vessel, 51-13.3N 001-36.4E, off station, racon inoperative and displaying Not Under Command Lights.
2.  Cancel WZ 143.

WZ 129/20 070235 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST. Start Point South-eastwards. Fishing gear reported abandoned.

UK Coastal

WZ 129/20

070235 UTC Feb 20

ENGLAND, SOUTH COAST.
Start Point South-eastwards.
Fishing gear reported abandoned in vicinity of 50-09.98N 003-26.55W. ​

WZ 128/20 060615 UTC Feb 20 GMDSS. UK coastguard. MF services from Tiree site unstable.

UK Coastal

WZ 128/20

060615 UTC Feb 20

​GMDSS.
UK Coastguard.
MF R/T and DSC services from Tiree site, 56-30N 006-48W, unstable.

WZ 125/20 031755 UTC Feb 20 GMDSS. Belfast coastguard. VHF R/T service from Navar unstable.

UK Coastal

WZ 125/20

031755 UTC Feb 20

GMDSS.
Belfast coastguard. 
1. VHF R/T services from Navar site 54-27N 007-56W unstable. 
2. Cancel WZ 1183. 

WZ 124/20 031250 UTC Feb 20 ENGLAND, NORTH-EAST COAST. Blyth Windfarm. Perimeter buoyage removed.

UK Coastal

WZ 124/20

031250 UTC Feb 20

​ENGLAND, NORTH-EAST COAST.
Blyth Demonstrator Windfarm 55-08N 001-24W.
Perimeter buoyage, six cardinal light-buoys, permanently removed.

​WZ 116/20 010725 UTC Feb 20 SCOTLAND EAST COAST. Moray Firth. Moray East Offshore Windfarm. Various navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

​WZ 116/20

010725 UTC Feb 20

SCOTLAND EAST COAST.
Moray Firth.
Moray East Offshore Windfarm.
1. East cardinal light-buoy, 58-10.7N 002-32.8W, AIS inoperative.
2. Cancel WZ 054.

​WZ 107/20 291600 UTC Jan 20 FRANCE NORTHWEST COAST. Off Ushant TSS Eastwards. Three wind turbine towers sunk.

UK Coastal

​WZ 107/20

291600 UTC Jan 20

FRANCE NORTHWEST COAST.
Off Ushant TSS Eastwards.
1. Three wind turbine towers sunk at 49-04.7N 005-21.0W.
2. Cancel WZ 1173.

WZ 104/20 282140 UTC Jan 20 NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. North Brae Gas Field. Brae B Platform unlit and all navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 104/20

282140 UTC Jan 20

NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR.
North Brae Gas Field.
Brae B Platform 16/7A, 58-47.6N 001-20.7E, unlit and all navaids inoperative.​

WZ 089/20 231205 UTC Jan 20 ENGLAND, EAST COAST. East Anglia One Offshore Windfarm. Met mast permanently discontinued and replaced by isolated danger mark.

UK Coastal

WZ 089/20

231205 UTC Jan 20

ENGLAND, EAST COAST. 

East Anglia One Offshore Windfarm.

Met mast, 52-12.8N 002-30.1E, permanently discontinued and replaced by isolated danger mark, Fl(2)10s.

WZ 083/20 221230 UTC Jan 20 IRELAND SOUTH COAST. Approaches to Waterford Harbour. Temporary exclusion zone lifted.

UK Coastal

WZ 083/20

221230 UTC Jan 20

IRELAND SOUTH  COAST. Approaches to Waterford Harbour.
1.  Wreck of fishing vessel Alize in 52-00.9N 007-01.9W, temporary exclusion zone lifted.
2.  Cancel WZ 019.​

WZ 080/20 220635 UTC Jan 20 SOUTHERN NORTH SEA. Unexploded seabed ordnance eported.

UK Coastal

WZ 080/20

220635 UTC Jan 20

SOUTHERN NORTH SEA.
DW Route via TSS West Friesland.
Unexploded seabed ordnance, marked by reflector, reported in 52-22.63N 002-49.27E.​

WZ 076/20 211530 UTC Jan 20 IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART. Solway Firth. Robin Rigg Windfarm. Special light buoy, marking obstruction, missing.

UK Coastal

WZ 076/20

211530 UTC Jan 20

IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART.
Solway Firth. 
Robin Rigg Windfarm.
1. Special light buoy, Fl.Y 5s marking obstruction at 54-46.3N 003-42.1W, missing.
2. Cancel WZ 1143.

WZ 072/20 201740 UTC Jan 20 GMDSS. Humber Coastguard. MF R/T and DSC services from Langham site off air.

UK Coastal

WZ 072/20

201740 UTC Jan 20

​GMDSS. 
Humber Coastguard.
1. MF R/T and DSC services from Langham site 52-56.5N 000-57.2E  off air.
2. Cancel WZ 1135.

​WZ 056/20 161535 UTC Jan 20 IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART. Burbo Bank and Burbo Extension Windfarms. Wave buoy and Turbine unlit. Turbine fog horn inoperative.

UK Coastal

​WZ 056/20

161535 UTC Jan 20

IRISH SEA, EASTERN PART.
Burbo Bank and Burbo Extension Windfarms. 
1. Wave buoy, 53-30.11N 003-21.66W, unlit.
2. Turbine BB42, 53-29.12N 003-09.37W, unlit.
3. Turbine BB38, 53-30.12N 003-12.18W, fog horn inoperative.

WZ 055/20 161405 UTC Jan 20 NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR. Thistle Oil Field. Platform 211/18-A unlit and all navaids inoperative.

UK Coastal

WZ 055/20

161405 UTC Jan 20

​NORTH SEA, UK SECTOR.
Thistle Oil Field.
1. Platform 211/18-A, 61-21.8N 001-34.8E,  unlit and all navaids inoperative.
2. Cancel WZ 1119.

WZ 051/20 151830 UTC Jan 20 THAMES ESTUARY. Starboard Light-buoy unlit.

UK Coastal

WZ 051/20

151830 UTC Jan 20

THAMES ESTUARY.
Gunfleet Sand Northward.
Starboard Light-buoy in 51-46.84N 001-16.86E, unlit.

WZ 042/20 140345 UTC Jan 20 ENGLAND WEST COAST. Millom gas platform. Fog signal unreliable.

UK Coastal

WZ 042/20

140345 UTC Jan 20

ENGLAND WEST COAST.
Morecambe Bay Approaches.  Millom gas platform 54-01.6N 003-51.7W.
1. Fog signal unreliable.
2. Cancel WZ 1198.

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