Issue Date: Tuesday 22 September 2015
Aid: Hook Head Lighthouse
The Commissioners of Irish Lights hereby give notice that on or about 30 November 2015, or as soon thereafter as circumstances permit, the present light at Hook Head will be replaced with a new LED light of reduced range as recommended in the 2010 Aids to Navigation Review. This will necessitate the provision of a temporary light for a period of approximately one week from the evening of 23 November 2015.
|Existing light||Temporary Light||New Light|
|Position||52°07.42’N 006°55.76'W||52°07.42’N 006°55.76'W||52°07.42’N 006°55.76'W|
|Character||FL W 3s (0.1 + 2.9 = 3s)||FL W 3s (0.5 + 2.5 = 3s)||FL W 3s (0.1 + 2.9 = 3s)|
|Range||23 Nautical Miles||10 Nautical Miles||18 Nautical Miles|
Radio Navigational Warnings will be issued when the above changes take place.By Order, Yvonne Shields, Chief Executive