-- Updated 09-Feb-20 --

Bayou Boeuf Lock
Lock Status Update

The following provides that latest condition information at Bayou Boeuf Lock.

Lock Status:
The lock is curently experiencing INTERMITTENT CLOSURES (see details below).

Lock Closure Schedule:
2/7/2020 : Lock is Open. Closure occurs Monday--Thursday-0700-1830 from present until Oct. 2020.

Traffic Information:
RIVER Lockings on Turn : 3
CANAL Lockings on Turn : 19
Maximum Lock Queue Time: 12 hours hours

Gauge Readings:
Open Flow : NO
FLOODSIDE Gauge : 6.3
LANDSIDE Gauge : 3.3

Closure Remarks:
Closure begins September 9, 2019 thru October 26, 2020.
Monday thru Thursday from 0700 -1830.
Assist Boats are required for tows over 54' wide & no tows over 70' wide or tows 70' wide with tires.
Contact Lockmaster Ladon Champine @ 985-384-7626
New Orleans contact Tim Connel @ 504-862-2360 or Anh Nguyen @ 504-862-2153.
Please call the office for further information at 985-384-7626 or Lock Wall at 985-384-7202.

Bayou Boeuf Lock operates *24 hours/7 days a week - 24 hr phone # 985-384-7202. Operators on
duty are in and out of control houses . If no answer, call back.

* Under normal conditions, maximum tow size is 1136 ft in length and 73 ft in width.

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The Contact for this Page:
LaDon Champine, Lock Master
Bayou Boeuf Lock
Morgan City, LA