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Southwest Pass transit restriction

  • calendar

    31 July 2020

  • location

    New Orleans, United States



The Bar Pilots for the Port of New Orleans restrict vessels with a deep freshwater draft of Forty-Six feet (46') or greater to transit 3 hours before to 3 hours after at high tide Pilottown.

This restriction becomes effective at 10OO hours CST on July 31, 2020. 

Nothing in this restriction should be construed as limiting a pilot in the exercise of his judgment.

(For information about operations in the United States, contact GAC North America at usa@gac.com)

Source: Associated Branch Pilots, Port of New Orleans, notice dated 31 July 2020

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