Temporary Safety Zone: 339 – 341.5 Black Warrior River

Notice Number: 23-16
Date: 03/04/2023 0800 thru 1100 CT

Notice is given to mariners the University of Alabama is hosting a Collegiate Rowing Tournament on the Black Warrior River between Oliver and Holt Locks. The event details are as follows:

Date: Saturday, March 4, 2023
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. CT

The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) has issued a temporary safety zone between river miles 339 - 341.5. Entry of vessels or persons into this zone is prohibited unless specifically authorized by the USCG. Support vessels will be monitoring VHF channels 16.

For additional information, please contact Mr. Richard Byrne with the USCG at (205) 393-0530.

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Ashley Kleinschrodt
Cheif, Navigation Section