Urgent Alerts

MD: Kent Island Narrows North Approach Channel, obstruction

  • Date Reported: Apr 25, 2021
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: CG Sector Virginia BNM
  • Description:
    HAZARD TO NAVIGATION - THERE HAS BEEN A REPORT OF A SUBMERGED METALLIC OBJECT IN THE KENT ISLAND NARROWS NORTH APPROACH WITHIN THE CHANNEL, LOCATED...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 38° 59.013' / W 076° 14.591'

LA: Harvey Lock, closed until further notice

  • Date Reported: Apr 22, 2021
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE New Orleans
  • Description:
    The following is from the USACE New Orleans Lock Status Report.Harvey Lock is closed UFN due to maintenance being performed on the 4th Street Bridge.Waterway...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 29° 54.558' / W 090° 05.032'

Cumberland River, Mile 148.7, Cheatham Lock, multiple closures for repair - UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Apr 19, 2021
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE Nashville
  • Description:
    This is an update to the upcoming Cheatham Lock Closure. The schedule has been revised to minimize the impact to navigation. The valve repair work...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 36° 19.333' / W 087° 13.448'

LA: GIWW, Bayou Bouef Lock, daily closure for repair - UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Mar 17, 2021
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: CG 8th District (Gulf) LNM 08g11/21
  • Description:
    Extended to August 30, 2021.Continuing until approximately May 31, 2021, Bayou Boeuf Lock will be closed to navigation passage for construction of the new south...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 29° 40.992' / W 091° 10.306'

Tennessee River, Mile 471.0, Chickamauga Lock, multiple closures - May, June

  • Date Reported: Mar 11, 2021
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE Nashville
  • Description:
    Chickamauga Lock will be undergoing a complete closure from 0700 on May 3rd to 1200 on May 24th to allow a contractor to complete a...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 35° 06.336' / W 085° 13.690'