Posted: 29/09/2017

Shannonbridge High Water Levels

Notice Number 98 of 2017

High Water Levels - Restricted Access Shannon Bridge Jetties

Waterways Ireland wishes to advise masters and owners of vessels that due to high water levels at the jetty at Shannon Bridge access is restricted.    

Masters should be aware of the following non-exhaustive list of hazards related to the current high water levels: 

  • Reduced air-draft at bridges
  • Increased flow rates
  • Difficulties discerning the navigation channel
  • Submerged obstacles including navigation markers
  • Submerged jetties

    Waterways Ireland thanks its customers for their cooperation in this matter.    

    Shane Anderson

    Assistant Inspector of Navigation

    29 September 2017

    Tel:  353 90 6494232

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