Strong current has caused multiple groundings at the mouth of Bolivar in the Intracoastal Waterway. Vessel Traffic Service Houston/Galveston advises using onboard Electronic Chart Displays, ECDIS, to confirm location of Bolivar Roads Virtual aids to navigation 21 and 22 prior to turning into or out of the Bolivar Buoy line or Alternate Inbound Route.
Vessel Traffic Service
USCG Sector Houston-Galveston
(281) 464-4837 24/7 Watch Supervisor