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Wexford Harbour Navigation Channel can alter due to shifting sands, for the latest information contact the Harbour Office 053 9122300/053 9129955 or email harbourmaster@wexfordcoco.ie

To view the interactive navigation map, click here.

Best Information: Macmillian Reeds Nautical Almanac (Current Edition)

Tidal Information: Wexford is referenced to Cobh (standard port) + 1Hr:25mins for accuracy.

Current Notices To Mariners


Notice to Mariners No.1 of 2019 Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users, seafarers and fishery organisations. 

Wexford Harbour Boat and Tennis Club Pontoon Light Extinguished.

Mariners are advised that WHBTC Pontoon Light in position;
52° 20.776’N 006°28.281’W   Is currently extinguished
Further details are available on the Nav App, see www.wexfordharbour.com for more information.

Capt Phil Murphy, Senior Marine Officer, Wexford County Council. 
 
29/01/2019


Notice to Mariners No.05 of 2019 Wexford Harbour, Chart No. 5621.15, 1772 & 2046

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations. Deployment of Buoyage on lower approaches to Wexford Harbour.

The following navigation buoys have been deployed in Wexford Harbour;

No 4 52 19.534’N 006 21.411’W
No 5 52 19.623’N 006 21.372’W
No 6 52 19.655’N 006 21.843’W
No 7 52 19.724’N 006 21.836’W
No 8 52 19.740’N 006 22.524’W
No 9 52 19.775’N 006 22.501’W

Also note new positions for buoys;
No 10 52 19.920’N 006 22.943’W
No 11 52 19.968’N 006 22.915’W
Forth 52 20.147’N 006 23.270’W
No 13 52 20.219’N 006 23.807’W

This notice supersedes NTM no 20 of 2018.

Please note the software for the Nav App has been updated, for further details on updating your phone access see http://wexfordharbour.com/?page_id=655

Captain Phil Murphy, Senior Marine Officer, Wexford County Council.
24/05/2019

Notice to Mariners No. 04 of 2019

To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users, seafarers and fishery organisations.
Deployment of Seasonal Swimming Buoys Courtown, Cahore, Carne & Slade

The following seasonal swimming buoys have been established in positions;

Courtown North 52 38.860N 006 13.375W
Courtown Middle 52 38.760N 006 13.400W
Courtown South 52 38.652N 006 13.415W

Cahore North 52 34.293N 006 12.151W
Cahore South 52 34.240N 006 12.077W
Cahore East 52 34.200N 006 12.009W
Cahore West 52 34.179N 006 12.057W

Carne North 52 12.075N 006 20.935W
Carne South 52 11.958N 006 20.908W

Slade North 52 08.167N 006 54.500W
Slade South 52 08.075N 006 54.585W

This notice supersedes NTM no 17 of 2018.

Please note the software for the Nav App has been updated, for further details on updating your phone access see http://wexfordharbour.com/?page_id=655

Captain Phil Murphy Senior Marine Officer Wexford County Council.

24/05/2019


Notice to Mariners No.3 of 2017

Kilmore Quay, Siltation at Entrance to Harbour
To all ship owners, shipmasters, Agents, fishing vessels, pleasure craft users ,seafarers and fishery organisations.
Vessels are advised that a slight decrease in the depths has been observed since NTM No 1 of 2015 was issued, in the area at the Northern end of the approach channel, at Kilmore Quay Harbour.

The reduction in depth is in this area is approximately 200mm, since Notice to Mariners No 1 of 2015 was issued. The approximate limiting depth in this region is now approximately 0.9m at Low Water springs.
All vessels are advised to consider this when planning arrivals and departures from Kilmore Quay and to exercise caution when transiting this area.
This Notice supersedes Notice to Mariners No 1 of 2015.

Captain Phil Murphy, Marine Officer, Wexford County Council.

09/06/2017.

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