NOTICE TO MARINERS
SECTION I - SPECIAL NOTICES
This section contains information of special concern to the Mariner.
ARKANSAS RIVER - USACE CHANNEL STATUS REPORTS – UPDATE
Attached as enclosures to this LNM, are USACE Arkansas River Channel Status Reports.
SECTION VII – GENERAL
This section contains information of general concern to the Mariners. Mariners are advised to use caution while transiting these areas.
ARKANSAS RIVER MILE
403.5 - MILE 401.5 - CHANNEL CONDITION/USACE SAILING INSTRUCTION
The USACE has reported a slight encroachment between approximate Miles 403.5 and 401.5, LDB, Chouteau Pool Nr. 17. The USACE recommends mariners favor the “green side”, until further notice. Mariners are asked to check with L/D 17, for the latest information. Mariners may contact Mr. Brad Johnson, Navigation Operation Manager at (918) 687-4501, ext. 2 or Mr. Jacob Simpson, Navigation Field Engineer at (918) 669-7244, for additional information.
MILE 125.4 - MILE 118.2 - CHANNEL CONDITION/REGULATED NAVIGATION AREA – UPDATE
River water flows have decreased. The Regulated Navigation Area, at Little Rock, Arkansas, from Mile 125.4 to Mile 118.2, has been cancelled.