NAV ALERT: LNM: AICW MM 321 Significant Shoaling, Lockwoods Folly Problem Stretch, NC
Shoaling and shifting channel are perennial problems in this intersection which was last dredged in February of this year. Mid to high tide and slow speed is recommended. Expect ATON relocations as the Coast Guard attempts to find the best water.
SIGNIFICANT SHOALING HAS BEEN REPORTED IN LOCKWOODS FOLLY INLET CROSSING BETWEEN DAYBEACON 46 (LLNR 40220) AND BUOY 47 (LLNR 40225) SPANNING THE WIDTH OF THE CHANNEL. DEPTHS OF 4′ -5 MLW HAVE BEEN REPORTED.