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 Daily Port Update

Date:Friday, December 06, 2019
MSIB 028-19 Safety Zone Sunken Vessel signed.pdf    


<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">Summary: <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">MSIB 028-19 Safety Zone Sunken Vessel

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">The Coast Guard has established a temporary safety zone on the waters of the Cape

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">Fear River, Wilmington, North Carolina. The safety zone is necessary to provide for the

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">safety of mariners on navigable waters near a sunken vessel while it is recovered. Entry

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">Captain of the Port Sector North Carolina.


<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">The safety zone is in effect from 6 p.m. on December 5, 2019 through 6 p.m. on

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">December 9, 2019 unless the sunken vessel is recovered earlier, in which case the

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">safety zone will be cancelled. The safety zone covers all navigable waters within a 1

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">mile section of the Cape Fear River between berth 1 (latitude 34° 12’ 28” N, longitude

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">077° 57’ 20” W) and berth 7 (latitude 34° 11’ 38” N, longitude 077° 57’ 20” W) of the

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">North Carolina State Port, Wilmington, North Carolina.


<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">If you have questions about this safety zone, please email the Sector North Carolina

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">Waterways Management Division at <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F2",serif;color:#333333"> or contact the Sector<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Helvetica Neue";color:#333333">

<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"CIDFont+F1",serif;color:#333333">North Carolina Command Center at (910) 343-3882.

Notice posted on Friday, December 06, 2019

For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.