Top portion of Ama Anchorage MM 116.7 – MM 117.3 closed until further notice

Due to extreme low water conditions and increasing north winds predicted to continue over the next several days, a VTS Measure is established to close the top portion of Ama Anchorage from MM 116.7 to MM 117.3.

All vessel are directed NOT to anchor within these limits until further notice.


Watch Supervisor
U.S. Coast Guard
Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River
200 Hendee Street, Suite 300
New Orleans, LA 70114