May 13, 2014
National Park Service
U.S. Department of the Interior
LAKE MEAD NATIONAL RECREATION AREA News Release
For Immediate Release: May 13, 2014
Release No.: 2014-26
NOTICE TO LAKE MEAD MARINERS
BOULDER CITY, Nevada – Two launch ramps have opened and changes have been made to Aids to Navigation on Lake Mead.
The Echo Bay and Callville Bay low-water launch ramps have opened. The main launch ramps also remain open.
Due to fluctuating lake levels Black Ridge Shore Light #19 in the Overton Arm previously located at:
North 36 degrees 23 minutes 13 seconds
West 114 degrees 22 minutes 34 seconds
Has been relocated as a buoy located at:
North 36 degrees 22 minutes 27 seconds
West 114 degrees 22 minutes 23 seconds
This green can shaped buoy #19 will show a “Flash” sequence. There will be a green light flashing on for .4 seconds and off for 3.6 seconds after which the sequence will repeat.
For current lake conditions, visit www.nps.gov/lake/parknews/lakeconditions.htm.