NOTICE TO NAVIGATION INTERESTS
US ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS
ATTN: CESAJ-OD-SN PO Box 4970
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32232-0019
LOW LAKE LEVELS CREATING HAZARDOUS NAVIGATION
a. 33 CFR Navigation and Navigable Waters
1. Notice to Navigation
Notice is given that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is advising commercial and recreational vessels to use extreme caution traveling the Okeechobee Waterway Route 1 and 2 due to low lake levels.
Recreational and commercial vessels are asked to use caution and be aware of shallow water and submerged objects when navigating through these sections of waterway.
For daily updated lake and route depths please see our website at: http://w3.saj.usace.army.mil/h2o/currentLL.shtml
Point of contact is Gary Hipkins at 863-983-8101.
Gary L. Hipkins
Chief Navigation & Flood Risk Management
South Florida Operations
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W.P. Franklin Lock 239-694-5451
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