• The following warnings are not always updated in real time
  • Every effort is made to keep the information on this website up-to-date but it is not always possible to add and cancel warnings in real-time. While NAVAREA XIV and New Zealand Coastal Navigational Warnings are made available on this website, Masters/Captains are still required to receive navigational warnings from the appropriate International Maritime Organization (IMO) or World Meteorological Organization (WMO) approved Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) broadcast service i.e. the International SafetyNET system.
  • Many warnings are of a temporary nature, but others may remain in-force for several weeks and may be superseded by Notices to Mariners.

New Zealand radio navigational warnings

View the latest NAVAREA XIV and NZ coastal navigational warnings broadcast to ships in New Zealand waters.

Warnings In-Force at: 162008 UTC MAY 22

NAVAREA XIV warnings

94/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 160947 UTC MAY 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 94/22
VAVA’U, TONGA
CHART NZ82
1. LIVE FIRING 172100 UTC MAY TO 180300 UTC MAY 22 IN AREA BOUNDED BY 1 NAUTICAL MILE RADIUS OF POSITION 18-30.2S 173-29.5W
2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 180400 UTC MAY 22
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92/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 152125 UTC MAY 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 92/22
SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
1. DART BUOY 1.8 METRES IN DIAMETER AND 1.1 METRES ABOVE THE SURFACE ADRIFT IN VICINITY 22-30.07S 169-49.99W AT 151305 UTC MAY 22.
2. NEXT UPDATE 23 MAY 22
3. CANCEL NAVAREA XIV WARNING 88/22
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91/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 120510 UTC MAY 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 91/22
VAVA’U, TONGA
CHART T/NZ 82
1. LIVE FIRING 162100 UTC TO 170300 UTC MAY 22 IN AREA BOUNDED BY 1 NAUTICAL MILE RADIUS OF POSITION 18-30.20S 173-29.50W.
2. CANCEL THIS MESSAGE 170400 UTC MAY 22.
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86/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 0323:15 UTC MAY 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 86/22
VITI LEVU, FIJI – NORTH WEST COAST
YASAWA ISLANDS
CHARTS BA 747, BA2691
1. WAYA ISLAND. KOROMASOLI POINT LIGHT 17-15.50S 177-18.41E UNLIT.
2. WAYASEWA ISLAND EAST SIDE LIGHT 17-20.73S 177-09.23E UNLIT.
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80/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 290459 UTC APR 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 80/22
VITI LEVU – SOUTH COAST
SUVA HARBOUR
CHART BA1660
1. NORTH EAST END LIGHT 18-08.04s 178-23.73e UNLIT.
2. WALU BAY [FRONT] LEADING LIGHT 18-07.91S 178-25.61E UNLIT
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67/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 122315 UTC APR 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 67/22
VITI LEVI-NORTH WEST COAST
LAUTOKA HARBOUR.
CHART BA1670,BA747
1.VIO ISLAND SOUTH POINT LIGHT 17–36.50S 177–25.99E UNLIT.
2.VIO ISLAND NORTH POINT LIGHT 17–36.12S 177–26.04E UNRELIABLE.
3.CANCEL 66/22
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47/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 250059 UTC MAR 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 47/22
VITI LEVU
SUVA HARBOUR
CHART BA1660
1. FOLLOWING ESTABLISHMENT OF VESSEL TRAFFIC SERVICES, SHIPS SHALL CALL THE SUVA VTS ON VHF CHANNEL 16 OR 12 FOR ALL MARITIME RADIO COMMUNICATIONS.
2. CALLS TO SUVA HARBOUR CONTROL SHALL NOW DISCONTINUE.
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38/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 090325 UTC MAR 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 38/22
FRENCH POLYNESIA - SRR JRCC TAHITI
1. DUE TO INTERNATIONAL HEALTH SITUATION AND IN ACCORDANCE WITH DECREE 1819 OF MAY 20TH 2020 OF THE HIGH COMMISSIONER OF THE REPUBLIC IN FRENCH POLYNESIA, IT IS PROHIBITED FOR ANY PLEASURE VESSEL UNDERTAKING AN INTERNATIONAL SAILING TO FRENCH POLYNESIA TO MAKE A STOP OVER, TO ANCHOR OR BERTH, AND TO DISEMBARK ANY PERSON, IN THE INTERNAL WATERS AND THE TERRITORIAL SEA OF FRENCH POLYNESIA. AN EXEMPTION CAN BE OBTAINED FOR NECESSITY OF TECHNICAL OR SUPPLY STOPOVER, IT IS GRANTED FOR A LIMITED TIME AND ONLY FOR THE ISLANDS OF NUKU-HIVA, RIKITEA AND TAHITI. IN THIS CASE, SHIPS MUST MAKE A REQUEST, CONTACTING MARITIME AUTHORITIES 48 HOURS BEFORE ARRIVAL AND INDICATE THE STATE OF HEALTH OF THE PERSONS EMBARKED. PASSENGERS AND CREW MEMBERS WILL BE SUBJECT ON ARRIVAL TO A QUARANTINE OR ISOLATION MEASURE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE PROVISIONS OF THE PUBLIC HEALTH CODE.
2. THE FULL TEXT OF THE DECREE AVAILABLE ON THE JRCC WEBSITE: WWW.JRCC.PF, PHONE +689 40 54 16 16, FAX +689 40 42 39 15, MF SSB 8291 KHZ AND 2182 KHZ, MAIL CONTACT@JRCC.PF
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12/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 270332 UTC JAN 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 12/22
FRENCH POLYNESIA
TUAMOTU ARCHIPELAGO, CHART INT607
1. RECOMMENDED SEAWAYS HAVE BEEN ESTABLISHED AT MATAIVA-TIKEHAU AND MARUTEA NORD-HIKUERU AND A ZONE TO BE AVOIDED ESTABLISHED IN NORTH-WEST TUAMOTU.
2. MARITIME NAVIGATION REGULATION DECREE NUMBER 2654 APPLIES AND IS AVAILABLE AT FOLLOWING INTERNET ADRESSES :
http://www.jrcc.pf/reglementation/ AND http://www.lexpol.cloud.pf/LexpolAfficheTexte.php?texte=578134
3. COMMUNICATE WITH TAHITI JRCC VIA THE FOLLOWING MEANS :
PHONE : +68940541616 FAX : +68940423915
VHF: 16
MF/HF SSB : 2182 KHZ AND 8291 KHZ
MAIL : contact@jrcc.pf
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5/22

FM: NAVAREA XIV COORDINATOR 152110 UTC JAN 22
NAVAREA XIV WARNING 5/22
SOUTH PACIFIC OCEAN
TONGA
CHART NZ 82
DUE TO RECENT VOLCANIC ACTIVITY IN THE TONGAN ISLANDS AIDS TO NAVIGATION MAY BE UNRELIABLE.
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NZ Coastal Navigation warnings

32/22

FM: RCC NEW ZEALAND 160205 UTC FEB 22
COASTAL NAVIGATION WARNING 32/22
AREA GREY
SEVERE SHOALING ACROSS ENTRANCE TO WESTPORT HARBOUR. 0.6 NM OFF END OF BREAKWATER. DEPTHS AS LOW AS ONE METRE CHART DATUM IN SOME AREAS. BAR CROSSING SHOULD ONLY BE CARRIED OUT TWO HOURS EITHER SIDE OF HIGH TIDE. MORE INFO AT WWW.WESTPORTHARBOUR.CO.NZ
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  • The above warnings are not always updated in real time
  • Every effort is made to keep the information on this website up-to-date but it is not always possible to add and cancel warnings in real-time. While NAVAREA XIV and New Zealand Coastal Navigational Warnings are made available on this website, Masters/Captains are still required to receive navigational warnings from the appropriate International Maritime Organization (IMO) or World Meteorological Organization (WMO) approved Global Maritime Distress and Safety System (GMDSS) broadcast service i.e. the International SafetyNET system.
  • Many warnings are of a temporary nature, but others may remain in-force for several weeks and may be superseded by Notices to Mariners.