NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS
MOBILE DISTRICT DATE: 02/07/2019 NOTICE NUMBER: 9690
ATTN: CESAM-DE
109 SAINT JOSEPH ST.
MOBILE AL 36602-3630
HTTP://WWW.SAM.USACE.ARMY.MIL/
POC:
Mr. Anthony Perkins at (205) 752-3571 LOCAL NUMBER: 19-08
WATERWAY: BLACKWARRIOR/TOMBIGBEE RIVERS

EFFECTIVE: 02/06/2019 10:51 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE CST
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BLACK WARRIOR RIVER
OPHELIA BAR

 

BLACK WARRIOR RIVER – OPHELIA BAR

 

 

Notice is given that a shoal has developed along the left descending bank (LDB) restricting the channel width to 225’ in the vicinity of the Ophelia Bar, Mile 329.  USCG plans to mark the shoal with a green buoy.  The latest hydrographic survey of the Upper Ophelia Bar is attached. 

 

Mariners should exercise caution when transiting this area.

 

For further information, please contact Mr. Anthony Perkins, Tuscaloosa Site Office (205) 752-3571.

 

//signed//


CARL E. DYESS
Chief, Navigation Section