LNM: Hazardous Operations, Offshore Panama City and Pensacola, FL
Local Northern Gulf boaters are accustomed to Naval operations in the area, but transients need to be aware of and avoid the testing areas.
FL – GULF OF MEXICO – PANAMA CITY – PENSACOLA – Hazardous Operations
Mariners are advised that vessels engaged in hazardous operations may be present anywhere within the following areas from August 1, 2020 until August 18, 2020:
Offshore Pensacola, bound by the following approximate positions:
30-15-59.0N 087-29-59.0W (30°15.9833N / 087°29.9833W, 30.266389 / -87.499722),
29-48-03.0N 088-02-15.0W (29°48.0500N / 088°2.2500W, 29.800833 / -88.037500),
29-19-44.0N 087-29-51.0W (29°19.7333N / 087°29.8500W, 29.328889 / -87.497500),
29-48-01.0N 086-57-26.0W (29°48.0167N / 086°57.4333W, 29.800278 / -86.957222) and
30-15-59.0N 087-29-59.0W (30°15.9833N / 087°29.9833W, 30.266389 / -87.499722) .
Offshore Panama City, bound by the following approximate positions:
30-15-43.0N 086-01-40.0W (30°15.7166N / 086°1.6667W, 30.261944 / -86.027778),
29-45-54.0N 085-30-39.0W (29°45.9000N / 085°30.6500W, 29.765000 / -85.510833),
29-16-11.0N 086-01-40.0W (29°16.1833N / 086°1.6667W, 29.269722 / -86.027778),
29-45-54.0N 086-32-42.0W (29°45.9000N / 086°32.7000W, 29.765000 / -86.545000) and
30-15-43.0N 086-01-40.0W (30°15.7166N / 086°1.6667W, 30.261944 / -86.027778) .
Mariners are advised to contact U.S. Coast Guard Sector Mobile at (251) 441-5976, for more information regarding activity within these areas. Charts: 411 11360 11389 LNM 30/20