Coast Guard Issues River Restrictions For Ohio and Tennessee Rivers

PADUCAH, Ky. – Coast Guard Sector Ohio Valley has issued river restrictions for portions of the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers today due low water levels.

Sector Ohio Valley is permitting oneway vessel traffic from mile marker 925 to 932, near Lock and Dam 52, on the Ohio River with a 9-foot draft restriction.

A 6-foot draft restriction has been put in place from mile marker 0 to mile marker 3 on the Tennessee River here.

The Coast Guard is working with Industry and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to ensure safety on the waterways.

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