LNM: AICW MM 321 Severe Shoaling in Lockwoods Folly Inlet, NC
This shoaling is in the inlet proper and not in the Waterway crossing where dredging was completed in February.
MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT SIGNIFICANT SHOALING EXISTS IN LOCKWOODS FOLLY INLET, TO A DEPTH OF LESS THAN TWO FEET AT MEAN LOW WATER. MULTIPLE AIDS TO NAVIGATION IN THE INLET MAY BE UNRELIABLE AND NOT MARKING GOOD WATER. THE COAST GUARD INTENDS TO TEMPORARILY DISCONTINUE AIDS TO NAVIGATION IN THE INLET DUE TO SHOALING. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE NAVIGATING THIS AREA.