The LMR has dropped below 8’ and is on the fall.
Per the attached CRPPA restrictions, the following applies:
  • Maximum vessel length for General Anchorage is now 500 ft.
  • ‘Daylight-only’ requirements for ‘heads-down’ mooring and stern-first mooring at Chalmette Slip are rescinded.


CRPPA High River Advisories Update Feb 2019.pdf

8 ft River Carrolton Gauge

  • Below 8 feet Maximum length for General Anchorage 500 ft
  • 8ft and above Maximum length for General Anchorage 600 ft
  • Head downs (daylight only)
  • Stern first Chalmette Slip (daylight only)

12 ft River Carrolton Gauge

  • Any mooring operations requiring a line boat. (daylight only)
  • Chalmette Slip (daylight only) two tractor tugs; No sternfirst
  • No head downs 

16 ft River Carrolton Gauge

  • Vessel draft in excess of 30 ft or greater and pilot ordered after 1600 hrsand fog predicted: Minimum one assist tug required