MSIB Vol XXI Issue 064 Port Condition NORMAL - Update

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Port Condition NORMAL - Update

The Captain of the Port New Orleans has rescinded daylight transit only restrictions for Deep Draft vessels operating South of Mile Marker 114, Above Head of Passes on the Lower Mississippi River. All other restrictions outlined in Marine Safety Information Bulletin Volume XXI, Issue 063 remain in effect. 

For additional information, contact the following:

Waterways Management: LCDR William Stewart (504) 269-7251 or
Sector New Orleans Command Center (24 hour): (504) 365-2209
Coast Guard District Eight Bridges: (504) 671-2128 or
National Response Center (24 Hour): 1-800-424-8802
DOTD Bridges: (225) 659-2581


Captain of the Port New Orleans



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