Notice to Mariners
Erie Canal – Mays Point to Clyde
August 1, 2017
Mariners are advised that the water surface level between Erie Canal Locks E-25 Mays Point and E-26 Clyde is near its lower operating threshold and will likely drop below it within the next day.
Captains of larger, deeper draft vessels planning on transiting this reach of the canal within the next 24 hours are to contact the Navigation Program Manager at (518) 461-0942.
Charts 14786 E-4, E-3, and E-2 covering the affected area can be found at http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e04.png, http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e03.png, and http://www.canals.ny.gov/navinfo/charts/14786e02.png.
Features along the Western Erie Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=eriewestern.
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