Algiers Point reopened at 1000 due to improved visibility

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Due to improved visibility in the vicinity of Algiers Point MM 94.5 AHP, the Mississippi River at Algiers Point is now open to all traffic.  The New Orleans Harbor traffic control lights are energized, requiring vessels to contact VTS LMR on VHF FM Ch-12 prior to transiting the Algiers Point VTS Special Area.

Watch Supervisor U.S. Coast Guard Vessel Traffic Service Lower Mississippi River 200 Hendee Street, Suite 300 New Orleans, LA 70114 504-365-2514