Marker
Mississippi
River Mile
Illinois River  
LD 22
TW =5.7 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =4.5 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =4.3 ft
LD 24
TW =15.8 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =13.9 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =13.6 ft
LD 25
TW =15.4 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =13.6 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast = 13.4 ft
Mel Price

TW =5.9 ft
TW 1 Week Forecast =3.3 ft
TW 2 Week Forecast =2.5 ft

St. Louis
Gage =6.7 ft
1 Week Forecast =2.5 ft
2 Week Forecast =1.6 ft
Chester
Gage =9.5 ft
1 Week Forecast =5.3 ft
2 Week Forecast =4.4 ft
Cape Girardeau
Gage =15.0 ft
1 Week Forecast =10.8 ft
2 Week Forecast = 10.1 ft
Cairo
Gage =20.9 ft
1 Week Forecast =16.3 ft
2 Week Forecast =13.7 ft

176
161.2 - 175.8
103 -125.5
69.4 - 73.0 - 80.5
67.5
38.0
301.0
273.5
241.5
Illinois River
201
Upper R.
Lower R.
180
110
52
Ohio River
MILE 180.0 -BRIDGE MAINTENANCE - UPDATE
Eads Bride; The containment system in the center span 300-foot navigational opening between the red triangles has been raised to within 6-10 inches of low steel. The containment system located in the Illinois and Missouri spans remain suspended 3 feet below low steel. Work barges are spudded down on the backsides of the main navigation channel piers. Barges will be properly lit at night.
MILE 106.0 - MILE 104.0 - SUNKEN VESSEL/SAFETY ADVISORY/SALVAGE OPERATION - UPDATE
The COTP Ohio Valley has issued a Safety Advisory for a sunken vessel near the channel located in the vicinity of Mile 105.0, LDB, has been cancelled.

Dredge Status

Dredge Potter
- Potter is having mechanical diffiiculties and inoperable until further notice.

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 tentatively head out from St. Louis, MO to Cairo, IL.

Additional Risks / Concerns

Current Weather

Highs in the low 60s to high 30s and lows in the upper 10s to high 40s; with Rain showers Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

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

River Mile Estimated Problematic Date Dredge ETA Dredge Complete Dredge
166.8 28+ Days 11/10/14 11/19/14 Dredge Potter
0.1 Kaskaskia 28+ Days 11/14/14 11/19/14 Dredge Potter
103 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
67.5 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
69.4 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
38.0 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
73 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
80.5 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
125.5 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
161.2 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
175.8 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter
176 28+ Days TBD TBD Dredge Potter