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BAYOU SORREL LOCK
BAYOU SORREL LOCK status last updated April 16, 2014 at 05:33.

LOCK CLOSURE SCHEDULE

There are no scheduled closures to report at this time.

TRAFFIC INFORMATION

River Lockings on Turn:
Canal Lockings on Turn:
Maximum Locking Queue Time: Hours

LOCK GAUGE READINGS

Floodside Gauge: Feet
Landside Gauge: Feet
Water Differential: Feet

REMARKS

Bayou Sorrel Lock operates 24 hrs/7 days a week. Under normal conditions maximum tow size 770ft in length and 54 ft in width. All tows over 42ft wide will stop and catch a line and flatten out on the long guide wall prior to being called for entry. During high water or other adverse conditions additional restrictions may be put in place.

NOTICES

Mariners note: Safety Zone and restrictions for Grosse Tete Bridge at MM 46-48 USCG MSIB 16MAR14 remain in effect.


Point of Contact Information:
Lockmaster, BAYOU SORREL LOCK
Office: (225) 659-2581 - Mon-Fri, 0700 to 1530 except Calcasieu Saltwater 0600-1530 and Catfish Point 0600-1800
Lock Wall: (225) 659-7773 - After Hours & Weekends
FAX Number: (225) 659-7818