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Old 09-02-2010, 08:42   #1
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Crossing Lake Okeechobee

We will be crossing the lake on Feb 23, 2010. Anyone crossed within the last 30 days or so? Interested in the soundings across the lake, especially
going in to Clewiston. Any problems with any of the locks?
The boat is a 78' Marlow Explorer,5' 6" draft

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Old 09-02-2010, 09:26   #2
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Crossing Lake Okeechobee

Try this link http://www.saj.usace.army.mil/h2o/reports/r-nav.html
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Old 27-02-2010, 12:35   #3
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I hear the OWW has been dredged and new markers installed....FYI.
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Old 10-05-2010, 13:47   #4
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How was your crossing on Feb.23? Was the water depth adequate?
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Old 10-05-2010, 14:27   #5
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I crossed on March 20 and depths didn't get below 8'. The lowest parts are in the channel coming into Clewiston.

You can read about my crossing here: http://erickswanderlustblog.blogspot...tuart-via.html
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