Algiers Point is closed due to low visibility

Algiers Point is closed to navigation due to fog.
Time of closure:  0500 local, 20 October 2018.

The Coast Guard has determined that passage around Algiers Point is unsafe based upon the existing conditions. As of 0500, due to Low Visibility in the vicinity Algiers Point at MM94.5 AHP, the Mississippi River at Algiers Point is closed to all traffic. For updates on conditions in this area, contact Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River on VHF FM Ch-12.

Tony Marinelli, Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114
504-365-2514