Temporary Closure MM 0- MM 2 AHP LMR

Waterway Status – Temporary Closure MM 0 – MM 2 AHP LMR Vessel Traffic Service (VTS) Lower Mississippi River, in accordance with the Navigation Safety Regulations, Code of Federal Regulations Title 33, Subpart 161.11, will establish a series of VTS measures for all waters of the Lower Mississippi River from Mile Marker (MM) 0 to…
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Temporary Waterway Transit Requirements between MM 63 to MM 66 AHP LMR and Alliance Anchorage Restrictions – Update 1

MSIB Vol XXII Issue 068 Waterway Status – Temporary Waterway Transit Requirements between MM 63 to MM 66 AHP LMR and Alliance Anchorage Restrictions – Update 1 MSIB Volume XXII, Issue 63 will be rescinded and replaced with the below restrictions on December 24, 2022. The U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port New Orleans,…
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Temporary Safety Zone – MM 93.5 – 96.5 AHP LMR

MSIB Vol XXII Issue 067 Waterway Status – Temporary Safety Zone MM 93.5-96.5 AHP LMR The U.S. Coast Guard Captain of the Port New Orleans, under the authority of the Ports and Waterways Safety Act, will enforce a safety zone as published in 33 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) 165.801, beginning on December 31, 2022.…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for week 51-22

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 51-22 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 22 Dec 22

Summary of planned waterway restrictions/closures in the Vessel Traffic Service Area, by date: 0 December 23, 2022 and January 2, 2023 Reserve, 138.7 LDB USACE Revetment One-way transits during working hours. Minimum wake 24/7. MSU will lay-down at night (extend 200′ into river). January 3, 2023 to January 13, 2023 and January 16 & 17, 2023…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for week 50-22

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 50-22 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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Low Water Safety Advisory LMR MM 167 to MM 303 (16′ and Below)

As a result of the Baton Rouge gauge reading 16 feet and below, the COTP New Orleans has issued a Safety Advisory from Mile Marker (MM) 225 to MM 228.3, Lower Mississippi River (LMR). This safety advisory is effective immediately with the following provisions: All towing vessels in the vicinity of College Town Light (MM…
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Vessel Traffic Service: LMR 5 Day Outlook

Summary of planned LMR restrictions, by date: Wednesday, December 15 thru Friday, December 16 Harvey Locks: Remains closed due to reverse head conditions. Easing of Draft Restrictions: The Port of Great Baton Rouge has eased its draft restriction to operating depth of 45ft above Mile 228 Above Head of Passes. Revetment Operations Reserve MM-138.7 LDB:…
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USCG: Low Water Safety Advisory: MM 167 to MM 303 AHP

Notice Number: MSIB Volume XXII Issue 64 Date: 12/11/2022 UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE As a result of the Baton Rouge gauge reading 12 feet and below, the COTP New Orleans has issued a low water safety advisory for all waters of the Lower Mississippi River (LMR) from Mile 167 Above Head of Passes (AHP) to Mile…
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All River Basins: USCG LNM’s for week 49-22

Please find the links to the USCG LNM’s for week 49-22 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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