AMENDMENT – Navigation Notice 207261, MVN 24-66 DREDGING OPERATIONS Atchafalaya River – Stout’s Pass

Notice Number: 207261-1/MVN 24-66 / MVN 24-72
Date: 06/14/2024 05:00 thru 07/05/2024 04:45

Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 24-66, dated 6 June 2024, stating that commencing on approximately 15 June 2024 and continuing through approximately 4 July 2024, the U.S. Government Dustpan Dredge JADWIN will work at Stout’s Pass from approximately Mile 111.0 to Mile 117.0 of the Atchafalaya River.

MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT ON APPROXIMATELY 14 AND 15 JUNE 2024, THE U.S. GOVERNMENT DUSTPAN DREDGE JADWIN WILL PERFORM DREDGING OPERATIONS AT THREE RIVERS (NEAR THE INTERSECTION OF OLD RIVER, ATCHAFALAYA RIVER, AND RED RIVER).

THE DREDGE WILL THEN MOVE TO STOUT’S PASS AND WORK FROM MILE 111.0 TO MILE 117.0 OF THE ATCHAFALAYA RIVER, FROM APPROXIMATELY 17 JUNE 2024 THROUGH APPROXIMATELY 4 JULY 2024.

The dredge will work 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and will give way to vessels using the waterway.

Mariners should contact the dredge on VHF Marine Channels 13 and 16 for sailing instructions.

Mariners are urged to transit at their slowest safe speed to minimize wake and proceed with caution after passing arrangements have been made.

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Sisung, Wesley M