- As a result of the Bayou Sorrel Lock Gauge reading below 5.5’ and falling, the COTP New Orleans has rescinded the previous high water safety advisory for the Bayou Sorrel area.
- Vessels may resume normal operating conditions for the Bayou Sorrel waterway from MM 37.6 to MM 45 on the Morgan City-Port Allen Alternate Route.
This Marine Safety Information Bulleting supersedes Volume XXI, Issue 040, High Water Safety Advisory: Morgan City-Port Allen Alternate Route.
For further information, contact the following:
Coast Guard Marine Safety Unit Baton Rouge: (225) 298-5400
Coast Guard Sector Command Center New Orleans (24 hours): (504) 365-2543
Bayou Sorrel Lock: (225) 659-7773 or VHF Channel 14