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Navigation Rules

US Coastguard

Marine weather report ( US )

Marine weather report (Canada)

Marine weather world


International code of signals


Sample International Code of Signals Messages
Flag Hoist Code Meaning
Alpha flag.svg
Charlie flag.svg
AC I am abandoning my vessel.
Alpha flag.svg
Delta flag.svg
AD I am abandoning my vessel which has suffered a nuclear accident and is a possible source of radiation danger.
Alpha flag.svg
November flag.svg
AN I need a doctor.
Alpha flag.svg
Delta flag.svg
1-Unaone.svg
AN 1 I need a doctor; I have severe burns.
Alpha flag.svg
Delta flag.svg
2-Bissotwo.svg
AN 2 I need a doctor; I have radiation casualties.
Echo flag.svg
Lima flag.svg
EL Repeat the distress position.
Echo flag.svg
Lima flag.svg
1-Unaone.svg
EL 1 What is the position of vessel in distress?
Golf flag.svg
Mike flag.svg
GM I cannot save my vessel.
Golf flag.svg
November flag.svg
GN You should take off persons.
Golf flag.svg
November flag.svg
1-Unaone.svg
GN 1 I wish some persons taken off. Skeleton crew will remain on board.
Golf flag.svg
November flag.svg
2-Bissotwo.svg
GN 2 I will take off persons.
Golf flag.svg
November flag.svg
3-Terrathree.svg
GN 3 Can you take off persons?
India flag.svg
Tango flag.svg
IT I am on fire.
Mike flag.svg
Alpha flag.svg
Alpha flag.svg
MAA I request urgent medical advice.
Mike flag.svg
Alpha flag.svg
Bravo flag.svg
MAB I request you to make rendezvous in position indicated.
Mike flag.svg
Alpha flag.svg
Charlie flag.svg
MAC I request you to arrange hospital admission.
Mike flag.svg
Alpha flag.svg
Delta flag.svg
MAD I am . . . (indicate number) hours from the nearest port.
Mike flag.svg
Sierra flag.svg
1-Unaone.svg
MS 1 My vessel is a dangerous source of radiation; you may approach from my starboard side.
Victor flag.svg
Golf flag.svg
VG The coverage of low clouds is… (number of octants or eighths of sky covered).
Uniform flag.svg
Sierra flag.svg
4-Kartefour.svg
US 4 Nothing can be done until weather moderates.















Seaflags  Signalling









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