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River Open

Mile 177-mile 173 is now open.

River Closure - Mile 173-177

River Closure - Mile 173-Mile 177

Crescnt Pilots - Change in Draft

Crescent Pilots - Maximum loading draft for their area of the river is 45 feet.

River Closure - General Anchorage

Lower Mississippi River closed in the vicinity of General Anchorage

Crescent and NOBRA Pilots - Cease Operations

Due to Deterorating conditons, both the Crescent and NOBRA Pilots have ceased operations. Please check your email for further information.

Crescent Pilots - Cease Operations

Crescent Pilots to cease operations at 16:00 this afternoon.

NOBRA Pilots - Suspension of Operations

NOBRA Pilots will suspend operations at 15:00 hrs today.

Normal Traffic

Southwest Pass - Open to Traffic

Southwest Pass - Traffic Suspension

Southwest Pass - Temporary closure effective immediatley.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots have reduced the recommended loading draft to 45 feet as an emergency precaution due to a missing anchor and chain at Mile 4 BHP. In addition, vessels with a draft of 40 feet or greater are limited to one way traffic through this area.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots have reduced the recommended loading draft to 45 feet as an emergency precaution due to a missing anchor and chain at Mile 4 BHP. In addition, vessels with a draft of 40 feet or greater are limited to one way traffic through this area.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots have reduced the recommended loading draft to 45 feet as an emergency precaution due to a missing anchor and chain at Mile 4 BHP. In addition, vessels with a draft of 40 feet or greater are limited to one way traffic through this area.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots have reduced the recommended loading draft to 45 feet as an emergency precaution due to a missing anchor and chain at Mile 4 BHP. In addition, vessels with a draft of 40 feet or greater are limited to one way traffic through this area.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots recommended loading draft for Southwest Pass is now 47 feet.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots recommended loading draft for Southwest Pass is now 47 feet.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The recommended loading draft for Southwest Pass is 46 feet.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

Effective 10:30 a.m. this morning, the Bar Pilots recommended loading draft for Southwest Pass is increased to 45 feet.

River Open

The river is open to navigation at Mile 4 AHP.

Mississippi River Closure

Mississippi River Closure - Mile 4 AHP until further notice.

Bar Pilots - Change in Draft

The Bar Pilots have increased their recommended loading draft for Southwest Pass to 45 feet.