Meldahl Lock Update April 12

12 April 2024

Meldahl L/D, Ohio River, Main Lock Lower Miter Gate inspection dewatering. Auxiliary Chamber is available.

14 Lockages performed. Average delay (for tows locked in the last 24 hours) 56 hours 56 minutes. 15 Upbound and 9 downbound tows in queue.

Locking sequence is 3 Up and 6 Down. M/V Jincy is the first upbound lockage.

Dam discharge: 155’, Lower Gage: 36.2'

Main Chamber being readied to resume lock operations.

Anticipate Auxiliary Lock delays due to drift and wind conditions.