Transit Advisory-Cape Bend Bankline Hazard Upper Mississippi River Mile 49.7-49.3

Notice Number: 206084
Date: 02/02/2024 22:00 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE

1. At approximately river mile 49.5 UMR, a large steel plate object exists at the water surface, with Cape Girardeau Gage at 20-ft, and projects 50-ft out from the right descending bankline.

2. Vessels should stay 150-ft off the right descending bankline from mile 49.7 to 49.3 UMR.

3. The riverside coordinate of the object is Lat 37 15 26.7311 N, Lon 089 31 23.0112 W (WGS-84).

4. The object is also broadcasting over AIS as an isolated danger as shown in the attachment.

FOR THE DISTRICT ENGINEER:

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Andrew C. Schimpf,
P.E., Rivers Project Manager