Red River Dredge Update 6.9.23

Dredge Update for 9 JUN 2023:   CURRENT STATUS CURRENT LOCATION EXPECTED COMPLETION NEXT ASSIGNMENT JADWIN Dredging Atchafalaya River Stouts Pass 18-JUN-23 Mississippi River DUBUQUE Off Season Maintenance Vicksburg Harbor TBD TBD ALLISON CROSBY Dredging Red River Lock 1 Mile 44 12-JUN-23 Red River Lock 1 Upper ENTERPRISE Dredging Lake Providence 7-JUL-23 Madison Parish  Questions…
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WREC Differentials

Notice Number: SWL 23-27 Date: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE This is to advise mariners transiting the White River Entrance Channel (WREC) of increased head differentials between Norrell Lock and Dam and Montgomery Point Lock and Dam. At 12:00 p.m. today, the tailwater elevation at Norrell Lock and Dam was 124.44 ft-msl and the headwater elevation at…
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Red River Emergency Dredging at Lock 1 Lower & Navigation Call Monday, June 5

Red River Dredging Due to rapidly falling gages, we are quickly losing a 9-foot navigable channel at Lock 1 lower (RM 44). A low water advisory is in place. Due to the emergency cut needed, the dredge will begin moving to Lock 1 lower from Lock 4 this afternoon arriving no later than Tuesday, June…
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Advisory Baring Cross Railroad Bridge Closure

Notice Number: SWL 23-26 Date: 06/11/2023 thru 06/13/2023 The Baring Cross Railroad Bridge will be closed to navigation from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on June 11 and June 13. The closure is to facilitate required maintenance and repairs to the bridge. Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to…
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Red River Dredging Update

The dredge is currently at Lock and Dam 4. We expect 24-hour dredging starting Wednesday, May 31 taking 3 to 4 days to complete.  The queue will be cleared twice a day for marine traffic at 0700 and 1900.  When complete, the dredge will move to RM 190 then Lock and Dam 5 finishing at…
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Baring Cross Railroad Drawbridge, 119.6 ARW

Good morning, UP is requesting an 8 hour block with no barge traffic 08:00-16:00 on 6/11/23 and 6/13/23 to make repairs to the bridge. Are there any objections to their request? Please advise if there are other contacts I should add to this request. Thank you, Allan O Monterroza Bridge Management Specialist U.S. Coast Guard…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for week 21-23

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 21-23 below: First District   Fifth District   Seventh District   Eighth District: Western Rivers   Eighth District: Gulf Coast   Ninth District   Eleventh District   Thirteenth District  Seventeenth District
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Urgent Threat Information- Coast Guard Cybersecurity

Dear FSOs and others, Immediate Concern from Advanced Persistent Threat (APT): An APT group known as Volt Typhoon is known to be associated with the People’s Republic of China. There has been some recently discovered activity that indicates networks across all critical infrastructure could be potentially affected. This includes all industries associated with maritime transportation…
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Red River Dredging

Red River Dredging Dredging is complete on Lock and Dam 2. The dredge boat is on the way to Lock and Dam 3 now. 24-hour dredging will begin at Lock and Dam 3 Friday, May 26 taking 3 to 4 days to complete. The queue will be cleared twice a day for marine traffic at…
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Intermittent Delays at Lock 13

NAVIGATION NOTICE       Number SWL 23-23 McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System May 22, 2023 In Reply Refer to:  CESWL-OP O. Box 867 Little Rock, AR 72203-0867 501-324-5096 INTERMITTENT DELAYS JAMES W. TRIMBLE LOCK (No. 13) NM 292.8 MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM Mariners should expect to experience intermittent delays at James W. Trimble Lock (No. 13)…
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