Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – St Johnsville to Whitesboro
June 6, 2017
Mariners are advised that Erie Canal Locks E-16 St Johnsville through E-20 Whiteboro will be closed at 1 PM today due to high current. This extends the closure announced earlier today. See http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/tas/notices/ntm.aspx?id=850
The Erie Canal is now closed from Lock E8 to Lock E20.
The 48 hour per month limit on mooring on canal walls has been suspended between Waterford and Little Falls.
Vessels currently in navigation pools bound by these locks may call the Navigation Program Manager at (518) 461-0942 for direction to an appropriate harbor.
Marinas and public docks are listed at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/boating/marinas.aspx and mapped out at http://www.canals.ny.gov/maps/index.html?layer=marinas
A webcam east view of Waterford Harbor can be found at: http://126.96.36.199:7111.
A webcam west view of Waterford Harbor can be found at: http://188.8.131.52:7110.
Features along the eastern portion of the Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=erieeastern
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