A vessel traffic advisory service is provided on a 24 hour per day basis. The service can be contacted on phone +298 37 30 33. The service can be contacted on VHF Channel 16 (working channel 12 and 14).
The Port of Vágur has a 24 hour per day pilotage service. The Pilot Service is arrange by the Port Control.
Harbour towage can be arrange by the Port Control. The harbour tug ‘Merkur’ is available on request.
Weather forecasts for the Faroe Islands:
– weather forecast by the the icelandic Belgingur: http://www.belgingur.is/opna/fo/1/gfs/fo/3/vindur/
– weather forecast by the norwegian Yr: http://www.yr.no/place/Faroe_Islands/Su%C3%B0uroy/V%C3%A1gur/
Tidal range of max 1 metre.