LNM: Shallow Water Entrance, Pahokee State Park, OWW Statute Mile 50
The Pahokee Marina/Lake Okeechobee KOA is part of Pahokee State Park, at the eastern entrance to Lake Okeechobee rim route. See USACE: Lake Okeechobee Current Levels
FLORIDA – ST. LUCIE INLET TO FORT MYERS AND LAKE OKEECHOBEE – PAHOKEE MARINA: Hazard to Navigation/Marina Entrance Shallow Water Levels.
The U.S Coast Guard has received a report of extremely shallow water levels in the marina entrance to Pahokee Marina in Lake Okeechobee in approximate position 26-49.36N/080-40.54W (26°49.3600N / 080°40.5400W, 26.822667 / -80.675667) . When the lake water levels fall below 12.5ft the water depths in the marina entrance become extremely shallow, less than 6ft. Vessels that draw greater than 4ft should exercise extreme caution until water levels rise to greater than 12.5ft.