NAV ALERT: LNM: Shoaling Reported near AICW Buoys 60 and 61A, Browns Inlet Intersection, NC Problem Stretch Statute Mile 237
This Problem Stretch is notorious for shoaling and shifting channels. The USCG regularly relocates buoy to indicate the best water, see 9/27 Local Notice. Mid to high tide is recommended.
9/27 1.BOGUE SOUND NEW RIVER BUOY 61A (LLNR 39223)
2.RELOCATED BUOY TO POS 34-35-50.816N 077-14-32.118W (34°35.8469N / 077°14.5353W, 34.597449 / -77.242255) IN 6.8FT MLW. REQUEST MPP
|9/25 MARINERS ARE ADVISED THAT SHOALING EXISTS IN THE ATLANTIC INTRACOASTAL WATERWAY IN THE VICINITY OF BROWNS INLET CROSSING BETWEEN BUOYS 60 AND 61A, TO A DEPTH OF LESS THAN ONE FOOT AT MEAN LOW WATER. MARINERS ARE ADVISED TO USE EXTREME CAUTION WHILE NAVIGATING THIS AREA.|