VTS Measure – 2000 Algiers Point closed due to fog

Algiers Point at MM 93.5 to MM 95.0 is closed to navigation due to fog.  Time of closure is 8:00 pm.

USCG Notice

The Coast Guard has determined that passage around Algiers Point is unsafe based upon the existing dense fog conditions.

As of 2000 Algiers Point MM 93.5 – 95.0  AHP is closed to all traffic.

For further information contact Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River on VHF FM Ch-12.

Watch Supervisor 504-365-2514