7 Dec 2022 dredge schedule update

7 Dec 2022 dredge schedule update  Updated schedule is attached. The Potter will be moving to mile 171.5 this evening.  The Goetz is over half way through work at Herculaneum.  The Hurley continues to work at Manskers – Anchor Light mile 103 – 102. The Pathfinder is on a Lower Channel Patrol, checking channel conditions.…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for week 48-22

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 48-22 below: First District   Fifth District   Seventh District   Eighth District: Western Rivers   Eighth District: Gulf Coast   Ninth District   Eleventh District   Thirteenth District
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Hazard to Navigation: M/V Seoul Spirit MM116 LMR

Mariners are advised that due to high winds at AMA anchorage, MM116, the M/V Seoul Spirit is tailing into the reach at Fairview Crossing approximately 200′ possibly causing a one traffic scenario for large ships and tows. Exercise caution while transiting the area and contact Vessel Traffic Center on Channel 12/67 or at 504-365-2514 for…
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Vessel Traffic Service: LMR 5 Day Outlook

Summary of planned LMR restrictions, by date: November 14 to December 16, 2022 MM-106 Huey P Long Bridge Pier Fender Replacement Slow safe speed with minimal wake, 7:00 am to 5:30 pm daily November 14 to May 30, 2023 MM-167.5 Sunshine Bridge Pier Fender Replacement Slow safe speed with minimal wake, 6:00 am to 6:00…
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Mississippi River: Deep Draft Crossing (Update)

Notice Number: No.22-149 Date: Until Further Notice Reference Navigation Bulletin No. 22-143, dated 8 November 2022, stating that the U.S. Government Contract Dustpan Dredge WALLACE McGEORGE will be working at the Mississippi River Deep Draft Crossings between Baton Rouge and New Orleans, Louisiana, until approximately 30 November 2022. MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT THE DREDGING OPERATIONS…
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Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River Restrictions: 5 Day Outlook

Summary of planned LMR restrictions, by date: November 14 to December 16, 2022 MM-106 Huey P Long Bridge Pier Fender Replacement Slow safe speed with minimal wake, 7:00 am to 5:30 pm daily November 14 to May 30, 2023 MM-167.5 Sunshine Bridge Pier Fender Replacement Slow safe speed with minimal wake, 6:00 am to 6:00…
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USCG: Low Water Safety Advisory-MM 0.0 to MM 303 AHP LMR (Update #1)

Volume XXII Issue 062 Update 1 Low water conditions continue to affect the Captain of the Port (COTP) New Orleans. The low water safety precautions outlined below remain in effect for all waters of the Lower Mississippi River (LMR) from Mile Marker 0.0 to Mile Marker 303 Ahead of Passes (AHP). Previously issued MSIB Volume…
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Underwater pipeline repairs, Lower Mississippi River at mile marker 42 LDB

Mariners are advised that commencing on November 21, 2022 and continuing until December 9, 2022, Whitetail Oilfield Services will be conducting repairs to an underwater pipeline on the Lower Mississippi River at mile marker 42, left descending bank (LDB), AHP, outside of the channel. The towing vessel MISS ELIZABETH and two barges will be on…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for Week 46-22

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 46-22 below: First District Fifth District Seventh District Eighth District: Western Rivers Eighth District: Gulf Coast Ninth District Eleventh District Thirteenth District
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Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River- LMR Restrictions 5 Day Outlook Nov. 17, 2022

Vessel Traffic Service: Lower Mississippi River 5-Day Outlook for Restrictions/Closures Summary of Planned Restrictions by Date:  October 9 to December 16 MM 192.7 Subaqueous Stone Placement Ships provide 30-minute notice of arrival. Slow, safe speed/minimal wake. October 23 to November 18 MM 11.5 to MM 20.1 Subaqueous Stone Placement Slow safe speed with minimal wake…
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