Boca Chica Channel is a narrow channel through shallow waters along the west side of Boca Chica Key eventually connecting Boca Chica to Hawk Channel to the south. In this case the missing ATONS are numbered south to north.
FLORIDA – BAHIA HONDA KEY TO SUGARLOAF KEY – BOCA CHICA: Hazard to Navigation.
The following aids are missing and pose a hazard to navigation. Mariners are advised to exercise extreme caution while transiting the area.
Boca Chica Channel Daybeacon 11 (LLNR 14555) steel pile missing, wreckage marked with a TRUB.
Boca Chica Channel Daybeacon 13 (LLNR 14565) concrete pile missing, wreckage marked with a TRUB.
Boca Chica Channel Daybeacon 15 (LLNR 14575) steel pile missing, wreckage marked with a TRUB.
Boca Chica Channel Light 16 (LLNR 14580) is missing, concrete wreckage marked with a TRLB, displaying Fl Q R characteristics
Chart 11445 LNM 41/17