Flag alphabet and meaning page 2

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N
November

“Negative.”

O
Oscar

Man overboard.”(often attached to the man overboard pole on boats).With a sinister hoist, the semaphore flag.

P
Papa

The blue Peter.In harbour: All persons should report on board as the vessel is about to proceed to sea.At sea: It may be used by fishing vessels to mean: “My nets have come fast upon an obstruction.”

Q
Quebec

“My vessel is ‘healthy’ and I request free pratique.”

R
Romeo

S
Sierra

“I am operating astern propulsion.”

T
Tango

“Keep clear of me.”[b]Fishing boats: “Keep clear of me; I am engaged in pair trawling.”

U
Uniform

“You are running into danger.”

V
Victor



“I require assistance.”


W
Whiskey



“I require medical assistance.”


X
Xray



“Stop carrying out your intentions and watch for my signals.”


Y
Yankee



“I am dragging my anchor.”


Z
Zulu



“I require a tug.”
By fishing vessels near fishing grounds: “I am shooting nets.”



https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/International_maritime_signal_flags