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MKARNS Nav Notice SWL 19-59 Reminder - Current Lock Operations and Tow Haulage Availability

Published July 30, 2019
Navigation Notice

Navigation Notice

REMINDER - CURRENT LOCK OPERATIONS STATUS AND

 TOW HAULAGE AVAILABILITY

MCCLELLAN-KERR ARKANSAS RIVER NAVIGATION SYSTEM

 

Mariners are reminded of the current operations status and the availability of tow haulage at each of the MKARNS locks in Arkansas.

24-HOUR OPERATIONS:

Montgomery Point L&D NM 0.5

Norrell Lock (No. 1) NM 10.3

Lock No. 2 NM 13.3

Joe Hardin Lock (No. 3) NM 50.2

Emmett Sanders Lock (No. 4) NM 66.0

Colonel Charles D. Maynard Lock (No. 5) NM 86.3

Dardanelle Lock (No. 10) NM 205.5

Ozark-Jeta Taylor Lock (No. 12) NM 256.8

 

LIMITED HOURS OF OPERATIONS (7AM to 7PM):

David D. Terry Lock (No. 6) NM 108.1

Murray Lock (No. 7) NM 125.4

Toad Suck Ferry Lock (No 8) NM 155.9

Arthur V. Ormond Lock (No 9) NM 176.9

James W. Trimble Lock (No 13) NM 292.8

Tow haulage is currently available at all locks except Murray and Trimble.

Mariners are asked to contact the locks on Channel 16, prior to arrival, for current information.  Mariners are also reminded that surveys for the navigation channels and lock approaches are underway, but not completed.

Questions or requests for additional information concerning this notice should be directed to the Little Rock District Office, at (501) 324-5739 or you may email CESWL-OP-OM@usace.army.mil.

                                                                          //signed//

                 Kevin J. McDaniels

                 Chief, Operations Division


Contact
Little Rock District OTSB
501-324-5739
ceswl-op-om@usace.army.mil

Release no. 19-125