Notice to Navigators: Key West Harbor

Special Local Regulation; Atlantic Ocean, Key West, FL


Notice Number: 2021-23865

Date: This rule is effective from 9:30 a.m. on November 10, 2021, until 4:30 p.m. on November 14, 2021. This rule will only be subject to enforcement from the hours of 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., on November 10, 12, and 14, 2021.


Temporary final rule.


The Coast Guard is establishing a temporary special local regulation for power boat races. This action is necessary to ensure safety of life on navigable waters on the waters of the Key West Main Ship Channel, Key West Turning Basin, and Key West Harbor Entrance in Key West, FL. This regulation prohibits persons and vessels from entering, transiting through, anchoring in, or remaining within the regulated area without permission from the Captain of the Port Key West or a designated representative.


To view documents mentioned in this preamble as being available in the docket, go to, type USCG-2021-0582 in the “SEARCH” box and click “SEARCH.” Click on Open Docket Folder on the line associated with this rule.


If you have questions on this rule, call or email Lieutenant Junior Grade Vera Max, Sector Key West Waterways Management Division, Coast Guard; telephone (305) 292-8768, email


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