Marker
Mississippi
River Mile
Illinois River  
LD 22
TW =6.4 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =6.1 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =6.1 ft
LD 24
TW =16.4 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =16.1 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =16.1 ft
LD 25
TW =16.2 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =15.9 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast = 15.9 ft
Mel Price

TW =5.8 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =5.7 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =5.1 ft

St. Louis
Gage =5.7 ft
1 Week Forecast = 5.5 ft
2 Week Forecast = 4.7 ft
Chester
Gage = 9.0 ft
1 Week Forecast = 8.6 ft
2 Week Forecast = 7.7 ft
Cape Girardeau
Gage = 14.8 ft
1 Week Forecast = 14.1 ft
2 Week Forecast =13.2 ft
Cairo
Gage =22.2 ft
1 Week Forecast = 17.7 ft
2 Week Forecast = 14.3 ft

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 


173-176
161.2-169.6
103 -125.5
67.5
301.0
273.5
241.5
Illinois River
201
Upper R.
Lower R.
180
110
52
Ohio River
MILE180.0 -BRIDGE MAINTENANCE - UPDATE
Eads Bride; The containment system hanging below the bridge in all three spans remains suspended 3 feet below low steel. Work barges may be spudded down in the Missouri and Illnois spans. At times a work barge may be in the center span located next to the piers with no encroachment inside the 300-foot navigational opening. Barges will be properly lit at night.
MILE 98.0 - MILE 96.0 AWASH BARGESLAVAGE OPERATION/COTP ADVISORY-UPDATE
A partially sunken barge was previously reported inthe vicinity of Mile 97.1., LDB, outside of the navigation channel. Salvage operations have been completed.
MILE 95.0 - MILE 93.0 AIDS TO NAVIGATION
Several buoys have been reported missing between approximate Miles 95.0 and 93.0. Mariners are urged to exercise caution in the area.

Dredge Status

Dredge Potter
- Potter should be be completing dredging at RM 67.5 on 12/19/14.

Channel Marker Status

Be aware that there may be other buoys off station/missing than the ones mentioned in this report. Mariners should use caution.

The MV PATHFINDER will be docked until Further Notice.

Additional Risks / Concerns

Current Weather

Highs in the mid 40's to high 30's and lows in the low 30's to mid 30's.

Web Information

For additional info about New River Training Structures, see the link below:
http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/
Missions/Navigation/Construction.aspx


For the most recent channel patrol and predredge surveys, see the link below:
http://www.mvs.usace.army.mil/
Missions/Navigation/Surveys/Dredge.aspx


The new electronic Navigation charts for the Upper Mississippi River are now available online for download or to order at the below link: http://www2.mvr.usace.army.mil/NIC2/
mrcharts.cfm

Key

Anticipated Dredging Locations
Groundings
Dredge Potter
Dredge Goetz
Dredge America
Red Very Likely to be Problematic Within 4 Weeks
Yellow Could be Problematic Within 4 Weeks
Green Problem Resolved

Probable "Hot" Spots Within 4 Weeks / Upcoming Dredging Locations

River Mile Estimated Problematic Date Dredge ETA Dredge Complete Dredge
67.5 28+ Days 12/15/14 12/19/14 Dredge Potter
103 28+ Days 12/20/14 12/24/14 Dredge Potter
125.5 28+ Days 12/25/14 12/26/14 Dredge Potter
161.2 28+ Days 12/27/14 12/28/14 Dredge Potter
169.6 28+ Days 12/29/14 12/31/14 Dredge Potter
173 28+ Days 01/01/15 01/02/15 Dredge Potter
176 28+ Days 01/03/15 01/03/15 Dredge Potter