The M/V PICTOR is aground at Cubits Gap, Mississippi River MM-3.2 AHOP. All southbound ships are going to anchor. All northbound ships below Cubits Gap are stopped in Southwest Pass. Three tugs are en route. Small vessels may pass with caution. Crescent Pilot 56 is on board, monitoring CH-67.
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
Ronald W. Branch
Louisiana Maritime Association (LaMA)