NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS
HUNTINGTON DISTRICT DATE: 12/06/2023 NOTICE NUMBER: 205424-1
ATTN: CELRH-DE
502 8TH STREET
HUNTINGTON WV 25701-2070
HTTP://WWW.LRH.USACE.ARMY.MIL/
POC:
Lockmaster Marine channel 13 LOCAL NUMBER: 23-34
WATERWAY: OHIO RIVER
EFFECTIVE: 11/20/2023 18:58 thru UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
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TOTAL RIVER CLOSURE MELDAHL LOCKS AND DAM OHIO RIVER, MILE 436.2

Notice is given that on 6 December 2023, The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Huntington District, will begin dewatering the main chamber at Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam Ohio River, Mile 436.2. 

The Auxiliary chamber will be closed until dewatering activities are complete, resulting in a total river closure.

Mariners are urged to contact the lockmaster via marine channel 13 for more information.
 

For your convenience, the following is from Notice to Navigation Interests 23-31:

Notice is given that effective immediately, the main chamber at Captain Anthony Meldahl Locks and Dam, Ohio River, mile 436.2 will be closed until further notice for miter gate and underlying concrete assessment due to recent findings during a dive inspection.

During the main chamber closure, the 110ft by 600ft auxiliary chamber will be available for lockage.

Mariners are urged to contact the lockmaster via marine channel 13 for more information

 

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