Urgent Nav Alerts

Tenn-Tom Waterway, Whitten Lock, closed due to oil spill - UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Sep 13, 2019
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE Mobile District
  • Description:
    9/13/19: Conference call with Corps Mobile District. Still skimming oil from chamber but in significantly smaller amounts. By the end of the weekend hope to...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 34° 31.369' / W 088° 19.408'

Illinois Waterway, mile 231.0, Starved Rock Lock, daily closures - UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Sep 11, 2019
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE Rock Island
  • Description:
    NOTE: Marseilles & Starved Rock Locks will provide one scheduled recreational lockage daily at 0530. This ensures that recreational craft are transiting and finding safe...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 41° 19.191' / W 088° 58.264'

Illinois Waterway, mile 244.6, Marseilles Lock, daily closures - UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Sep 11, 2019
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE Rock Island
  • Description:
    NOTE: Marseilles & Starved Rock Locks will provide one scheduled recreational lockage daily at 0530. This ensures that recreational craft are transiting and finding safe...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 41° 19.712' / W 088° 45.258'

Cumberland River, Barkley Lock, daily closures

  • Date Reported: Sep 9, 2019
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: USACE
  • Description:
    Intermittent closures for installation of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service acoustic fish fence have been scheduled for Barkley Lock beginning 30 September, 2019 and...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 37° 01.273' / W 088° 13.553'

IL: Illinois Waterway, Lockport Lock, closure UPDATE

  • Date Reported: Jul 31, 2019
  • Reporter: Ted Stehle
  • Source: CG 9th District LNM 09232019
  • Description:
    New Closure: AMENDMENT Nav Notice IW 19-10295 LOCK CLOSURE Lockport Lock, RM 291Lockport Lock, RM 291 will be closed to navigation for 14 days beginning...
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  • Lat / Lon: N 41° 34.209' / W 088° 04.642'