-- Updated 07-Apr-20 --

Inner Harbor Navigation Canal Lock
Lock Status Update

The following provides that latest condition information at Inner Harbor Navigation Canal Lock.

Lock Status:
The lock is currently OPEN.

Lock Closure Schedule:

Traffic Information:
RIVER Lockings on Turn : 27
CANAL Lockings on Turn : 30
Maximum Lock Queue Time: 24+ hours

Gauge Readings:
Open Flow : N
FLOODSIDE Gauge : 13.2
LANDSIDE Gauge : 0.8

Closure Remarks:

Please call the office for further information at 504-947-2606.

IHNC Lock operates *24 hours/7 days a week - 24 hr phone # 504-947-2606. 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 tow size is 600 ft in length and 75 ft in width.

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The Contact for this Page:
Richard McKinzie, Lock Master
Inner Harbor Navigation Canal Lock
New Orleans, LA