Notice to Mariners
June 7, 2017
Mariners are advised that the Oswego Canal is closed due to high flows, which are currently at 13,400 cubic feet per second.
The current estimate for reopening is sometime during the weekend.
Vessels currently in navigation pools within the Oswego Canal may call the Navigation Program Manager at (518) 461-0942 for direction to an appropriate harbor.
Oswego River flows can be monitored at https://waterdata.usgs.gov/ny/nwis/uv?site_no=04247055 and further downstream at https://waterdata.usgs.gov/ny/nwis/uv?site_no=04249000
Features along the Oswego Canal are listed by mileage at http://www.canals.ny.gov/wwwapps/navinfo/navinfo.aspx?waterway=oswego
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