As a reminder, the Crescent Pilots will implement additional high-water restrictions if/when the Carrolton Gauge reaches 12 feet. SAFE NAVIGATION COMMITTEE HIGH RIVER ADVISORIES TO RIVER PILOTS 8 ft River Carrolton Gauge Below 8 feet… Read More »
Active Systems None Other Disturbances / Areas to Watch Disturbance 57 is becoming better organized a few hundred miles east of the Leeward Islands. The disturbance is expected to pass near the Leeward Islands in… Read More »
LMR is open to navigation with the following notices: 1. The main navigation channel of the Sunshine Bridge is open. The alternate (west bank) span is closed to all traffic. Vessels are restricted to one-way… Read More »
Active Systems None Other Disturbances / Areas to Watch Disturbance 57 is along 54W. The system will likely remain disorganized as it tracks west-northwest through an unfavorable environment over the next couple of days. It… Read More »
The LMR at MM 167.0 – 168.0 IVO of the Sunshine Bridge is now open to vessel traffic.
The LMR will be closed to all vessel traffic today from 1400 to 1700 local, at MM 167.0 to 168.0 IVO the Sunshine Bridge.The closure is needed to facilitate emergency repairs on the bridge.
Active Systems None Other Disturbances / Areas to Watch Disturbance 57 has been recognized along 48W. It is moving westward near 10 mph. Conditions are currently quite hostile for development. Therefore, the system is not… Read More »
The LMR will be closed from MM167-MM168 AHP from 1400 local to 1700 local for repair work on the Sunshine Bridge. See the attached MSIB for official documentation. Waterway Status – Sunshine Bridge Closure MM… Read More »
The Big River Coalition was contacted by several members concerning the ongoing revetment operations at Allendale (Mile 239.2 Above Head of Passes on the right descending bank). The work at Allendale was originally scheduled to… Read More »
LAMA’s report on the Corps’ Mississippi River Maintenance Forum meeting held Wednesday, November 7, 2018 and the corresponding agenda are attached. Please review the attachments for complete details. The Corps’ Mississippi Valley New Orleans (MVN)… Read More »
Algiers Point is open to navigation. Time of closure: 0030 local Time reopened: 0900 local
LMR is open to navigation with the following notices: 1. Algiers Point is closed as of 0030 local. 2. The main navigation channel of the Sunshine Bridge is open. The alternate (west bank) span is… Read More »
Due to low visibility, Algiers Point is closed to navigation as of 12:30am.
Algiers Point is open to navigation. Time of closure: 1245 local Time reopened: 0900 local
Due to low visibility, Algiers Point is closed to navigation as of 12:45am.
Algiers Point has reopened to navigation. Time of Closure: 0408 local Time Reopened: 0830 local
Due to low visibility, the Mississippi River at Algiers Point is closed to all traffic as of 4:08am.
Active Systems None Other Disturbances / Areas to Watch There are no significant tropical features in the Atlantic, Caribbean Sea, or the Gulf of Mexico. With strong wind shear dominating the Atlantic Basin, it is… Read More »
The Big River Coalition’s Corps 2018 Revetment Schedule and Transit Restrictions Update 11518 is attached for your reference. The latest schedule of work as provided by the Corps of Engineer’s Mississippi Valley Division is also… Read More »
The Corps of Engineers Mississippi Valley New Orleans (MVN) continues to address the shoaling on the Crossings Above New Orleans with the WALLACE McGEORGE. The MVN is working to restore full channel dimensions on the… Read More »