26 Jan 2018

UPDATE High Water Marks: Situation on the Rhine

The closure at Maxau (section Ludwigshafen – Wörth) is still in place. However forecasts now expect the closure to end on the morning of 27.01. 2018.
Since 16:30 yesterday, the gauge level at Mannheim has gone down again to High Water Mark I.

The Koblenz/Wallersheim section of the Rhine remains closed to shipping and is expected to stay closed up to and including Sunday morning 28.01.2018.

In Cologne closure is activated at a gauge level of 830 cm, and forecasts predict that this critical level will be reached on Saturday 27.01, from 05:00 to 22:00.

As soon as we receive new information about the water levels, we will pass it on to you immediately.

Due to the High Water situation, we can unfortunately not guarantee to keep to the arrival times originally announced.

The newest developments can also be found here

We shall be glad to answer any questions you may have:

Richard Ronteltap

Tel.: +31 (0)78 625 4641



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