Notification from: Louisiana Maritime Association The Federal PIlots have raised their recommended maximum freshwater draft to 42 feet for vessels transiting the Lower Mississippi River from Mile 4.5 Above Head of Passes to Mile 21.8 Below… Read More »
The BAR and CRPPA PIlots have increased their maximum recommended freshwater draft to 42’. A one-way traffic restriction between MM 1.5 to 4.5 is still in place for two vessels of 41’ draft or greater.… Read More »
I spoke with Captain Michael Bopp; President of the Crescent River Pilots. There is no change in the draft at Cubit’s Gap at this time. It remains at 46’. They continue to monitor soundings. Captain… Read More »
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