Notice to Navigators: Illinois River

IRCA: Ice Conditions Update IW - Peoria Lock

 

Please see below and attached for latest ILWW Lock Status and Ice Conditions Update…

 

Jeremy “Shot” Tardy
Western Rivers Boat Management, Inc.
Office:  270.444.4772
Mobile:  270.933.8056
Email:  tardy@westernriversboat.com

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Conditions quickly changed at Peoria Lock.  Heavy ice flows descended on to the lock this morning causing 100 percent coverage requiring pull boats for all north bound cuts.  Changes are in red on attached updated slide.

 

Douglas Morgan
Chief of Locks and Dams (Acting)
US Army Corps of Engineers
Illinois Waterway Project Office
O: 309-676-4601
C: 309-781-8591
Douglas.S.Morgan@usace.army.mil