MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report 24-05, 01 Mar 2024

All, Please find the current MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report attached. Let me know if you would like someone added to this distribution. Thank you, Matt Mitchell, PE Civil Engineer – Operations Technical Support BranchUSACE – Little Rock District 501-324-5563 (Office) 501-418-2297 (Cell)
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Sailing Instruction NM 155.4 to NM 155.6 and Downstream Approach Toad Suck L&D (No. 8) NM 155.9 MKARNS

Notice Number: 206182/SWL 24-18 Date: 02/23/2024 06:00 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE Due to shoaling, mariners are advised that until further notice, both upbound and downbound tows should run the green line from NM 155.4 to NM 155.6 and favor the long wall in the downstream approach to Toad Suck Lock (No. 8) NM 155.9. Questions…
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MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report 24-04, 15 Feb 2024

All, Please find the current MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report attached. Let me know if you would like someone added to this distribution. Thank you, Matt Mitchell, PE Civil Engineer – Operations Technical Support Branch USACE – Little Rock District 501-324-5563 (Office) 501-418-2297 (Cell)
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MKARNS Nav Notice No. SWL 24-17 WREC Differentials

Notice Number: 24-17 INCREASED DIFFERENTIALS ON THE WHITE RIVER ENTRANCE CHANNEL MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM 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 1:00 p.m. today, the tailwater elevation at Norrell Lock and Dam was 140.93 ft-msl…
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MKARNS January 2024 Tonnage Report

Tonnage Reports available:  http://www.swl.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation/ January 2024 Tonnage report is attached. //signed// AMBER GRIFFITH Statistical Assistant Office:  501-324-5739
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MKARNS Nav Notice No. SWL 24-14 Lock 3 Tow Haulage Scheduled Outage

Notice Number: SWL 24-14 Date: 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, 02/06/2024 The tow haulage equipment at Joe Hardin Lock (No. 3) NM 50.2 is scheduled to be out of service for maintenance work from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 6, 2024. During this time double cut tows will have to…
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MKARNS Nav Notice No. SWL 24-13 Lock 6 Intermittent Delays Update

Notice Number: SWL 24-13 Date: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE The dive inspection, as noted in Nav Notice 24-04, at David D. Terry Lock (No. 6) NM 108.1 that was previously scheduled February 5 through February 8, 2024, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. has been canceled due to high water. No intermittent delays…
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MKARNS Nav Notice No. SWL 24-12 Lock 7 Tow Haulage Out of Service

Notice Number: SWL 24-12 Date: UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE The tow haulage equipment at Murray Lock (No. 7) NM 125.4 is currently out of service due to electrical issues. Double cut tows will have to be locked the conventional way (without the use of tow haulage). A follow up notice will be distributed when the tow…
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MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report 24-03, 01 Feb 2024

All, Please find the current MKARNS-AR Channel Status Report attached. Let me know if you would like someone added to this distribution. Thanks, Matt Mitchell, PE Civil Engineer – Operations Technical Support Branch USACE – Little Rock District 501-324-5563 (Office) 501-418-2297 (Cell)
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USCG Advisory Update Van Buren Railroad Bridge NM 300.8

Notice Number: 205802-1/SWL 24-07 & SWL 24-11 Date: 03/11/2024 05:00 thru 03/29/2024 05:00 Mariners are advised that the rehabilitation work on the Van Buren Railroad Drawbridge (NM 300.8) has been delayed. The new start date is March 11, 2024. As noted in Nav Notice 24-07, the work is still expected to last approximately 18 days…
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