UPDATE: Safety Alert: Amelia, LA – Intracoastal Waterway Channel Obstruction

1. The temporary full channel obstruction scheduled for December 7, 2023 has been postponed to December 12, 2023. The full channel obstruction will occur on the Intracoastal Waterway Channel located adjacent to Conrad Shipyard Facility in Amelia, LA located at 29°39'53.3"N 91°07'51.3"W on December 12, 2023 from 8:00 AM to 2:00 PM local time.

2. MSIB 045-23 is cancelled and superseded by this alert.

3. For further information on this bulletin or to report any concerns regarding the status of waterways contact the phone number below

Marine Safety Unit Houma Officer of the Day: (985) 665-2437

Marine Safety Unit Morgan City Officer of the Day: (985) 397-3300           

Marine Safety Unit Houma Waterways Management: (985) 665-2444

Marine Safety Unit Morgan City Waterways Management: (985) 855-0724

Vessel Traffic Service Berwick Bay: (985) 380-5370

3. To access all MSIBs in the COTP Houma Zone visit: https://homeport.uscg.mil/port-directory/Houma