The Federal Pilots have increased the recommended Freshwater Draft to 45’ between MM 4.5 and SWP Sea Buoy.
The official notice is attached.

Please distribute to the membership at your earliest convenience; to be effective immediately.

We, the Federal Pilots of Louisiana, recommend a maximum freshwater deep draft of 45’ for transit between mm 4.5 AHP and Southwest Pass Seabuoy.

Greg Bush
The Federal Pilots of Louisiana 504-416-6727