LNM: Problem Stretch Buoy 72A Relocated, New River Inlet/AICW, NC Statute Mile 247
Shoaling and groundings, and subsequent buoy relocating, are par for the course in the constantly shifting sands of the New River Inlet/AICW Intersection area. ICW Buoy 72A is on the north side of the Waterway’s intersection with the New River Inlet channel. As you will see in Chartview, numerous Alerts and LNMs have been posted concerning shoaling in this area, as recently as January 10.
NC – INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY – NEUSE RIVER TO MYRTLE GROVE SOUND – BOGUE SOUND NEW RIVER (CHART 11541)/ATON/CCGD5 BNM 016-19
1. (16°19.0000N / 001°0.0000W, 16.316667 / -1.000000) THE FOLLOWING AID TO NAVIGATION HAS BEEN RELOCATED.
A. BOGUE SOUND – NEW RIVER 72A (LLNR 39300) TO,
APPROX POSIT 34-33-11.498N, 077-20-57.364W (34°33.1916N / 077°20.9561W, 34.553194 / -77.349268) .