-- Updated 13-May-20 --
Lock Status Update
The following provides that latest condition information at
The lock is currently OPEN.
Lock Closure Schedule:
RIVER Lockings on Turn : 1
CANAL Lockings on Turn : 0
Maximum Lock Queue Time: 1 hours
Open Flow : no
River Gauge : 12.1
Canal Gauge : 1
Algiers Lock operates *24 hours/7 days a week - 24 hr phone # 504-394-7221. Operators on
duty are in and out of control houses watching vessels pushing in and out. If no answer,
please wait 5-10 minutes and call back.
Under normal conditions maximum locking dimensions are 780 feet in length and 74 feet in width.
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The Contact for this Page:
Paul Malone, Lock Master
New Orleans, LA