+ S11/5 Leba Marina: Shoal reported

A shoal exists in the entrance to the marina in Leba Harbour. Until dredging works are completed, the max. permissible draught for vessels intending to enter or leave the marina is 2 meters at MSL.

All inbound and outbound vessels are recommended to contact the Harbour Office for latest information.


Stand: 07.06.2019

+ Entry prohibited times for Polish Military Practice Zones

Periods when firing danger areas are closed for navigation are pulished by the HOPN at least 3 days prior coming into force. Areas dangerous for navigation may be established in vicinity of the closed areas.

For further information see  Navigational Warnings  and HOPN Notice to Mariners or contact local Harbour Masters.

Entry prohibited times are transmitted in Navigational Warnings via Witowo Radio (VHF 24, 25 and 26 after announcement on VHF 16) or via NAVTEX.

If necessary, call VTS Zatoka Gdanska (VHF 71, 16) and VTS Swinoujscie-Szczecin (VHF 12, 16) for information.


Stand: 08.05.2019

+ S17/7 Engure: Shoaling

Caution: Extensive shoaling reported in the outer harbour of Engure with depths much less than 2m on central leading line (270°). Private marked entrance channel near to the southern breakwater.

Caution: Fish traps reported approx. 2 NM off the shoreline on both sides of the central leading line (270°).

Warning: Approach recommended by daylight only.


Stand: 11.06.2018

+ S2 Mys Taran: uncharted buoy

photo: H. Holzapfel


Warning: Uncharted unlit superbuoys have been reported in vicinity of Mys Taran and the adjacent sea area. Mariners should navigate with caution and keep sharp lookout to avoid collision or hazardous situations.

The buoy shown above has been reported in position 55°14.619´N 019°59.507’E (June 2017).


Achtung: Im Seegebiet um das Kap Taran sind wiederholt nicht kartierte Großtonnen gemeldet worden. Sorgfältiger Ausguck und vorsichtige Navigation wird empfohlen um Kollision oder gefährliche Situationen zu vermeiden.

Die dargestellte Tonne wurde im Juni 2017 auf Pos. 55°14.619´N 019°59.507’E gemeldet. 


Stand: 14.06.2017


+ S5 Bay of Gdansk: Russian military practice zones

Entry prohibited times of Russian military practice zones are available in Notices to Mariners and coastal warnings published weekly on


or by VHF 74 (BALTIJSK TRAFFIC), as well as from navigational warnings received by NAVTEX.


Also attend to notices at local port authorities.


Stand: 13.06.2016