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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/31/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/30/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/29/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/28/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/27/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/26/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/25/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/24/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/23/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/22/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/21/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/20/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/19/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/18/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/17/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/16/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/15/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/14/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/13/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/12/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/11/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/10/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/09/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/08/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/07/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/06/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/05/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/04/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/03/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/02/2017 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 07/01/2017 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, July 20, 2017
Priority:Normal
Notice:

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update  

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Hurricane Season //  June 1 through November 30 // Be Prepared

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">NOAA Hurricane Center http://www.nhc.noaa.gov 

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston //  Open to all vessel traffic

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

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A Few Clouds

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   83° F

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    82%

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   77° F

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Heat Index 92<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">° F

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Partly Cloudy

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    79%

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   75° F

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Heat Index  89<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">° F

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Fair

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   80° F

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Heat Index  86<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">° F

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 97. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph in the afternoon. <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light south after midnight. 

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. 

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93. Light south wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning. 

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 94.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly sunny, with a high near 90. Heat index values as high as 102. West wind around 5 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 81. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming southeast in the afternoon. 

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81. South wind around 10 mph. 

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Sunday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 81.

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly sunny, with a high near 93. Heat index values as high as 106. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Mostly clear, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph. 

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Heat index values as high as 103. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. South wind around 5 mph. 

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

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Hazardous Weather Outlook<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 446 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017   TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-211000- Austin-Brazoria-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Colorado-Fort Bend- Galveston-Grimes-Harris-Houston-Jackson-Liberty-Madison-Matagorda- Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller-Washington- Wharton- 446 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017   This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..   .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight   Heat indices will be just shy of advisory levels again today, ranging from 103 to 108 degrees during the afternoon.   .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday   Heat indices will continue to be high into early next week, ranging from 103 to 108 degrees during the afternoon.   .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...   Spotter activation is not expected at this time.   $$ <span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA Houston/Galveston Weather

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">KHOU WEATHER

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MARSEC LEVEL 1

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0828 hrs

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Morgan’s Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.2 ft Rising = 46’02”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Eagle Point

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Steady = 46’06”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Steady = 46’05”

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Pier 21

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Falling = 46’05”

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0828 hrs 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from W, gusts to 7 knots

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from W, gusts to 5 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston Bay Entrance

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Please visit our WEB Site<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> www.moranshipping.com<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> for port tide tables

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Coastal Waters Forecast

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">1/3 of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">highest 10 percent of the waves.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ300-202115-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">327 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Light to moderate onshore winds will continue through the end of the

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">week. Increasing winds and building seas can be expected over the

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">weekend in response to a tightening pressure gradient. Caution flags

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ330-335-202115-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">327 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming south in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to 10 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">A slight chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy in

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.MONDAY and MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">slightly choppy.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ350-355-202115-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Coastal waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel out

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport out 20 NM-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">327 AM CDT Thu Jul 20 2017

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots after

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and isolated

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A slight chance

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY NIGHT through MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Waters from Freeport to the Matagorda Ship Channel from 20 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport from 20 to 60 NM-

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...West winds around 5 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening, then a chance of

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">of showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then a slight chance

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A slight

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">chance of showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">showers and thunderstorms.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.MONDAY and MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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ACOE Project Depth for Houston Ship Channel

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell / Enterprise

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters up to S.P. Slip

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">36 feet/10.97 meters to the Turning Basin

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters Barbour’s Cut Channel

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">40 feet/12.19 meters Bayport Channel

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Please note the above information is based on the Corp of Engineers – Project draft for the Houston Ship Channel, if you have a question regarding deep draft in Houston Ship Channel or alongside a berth, please contact our operations department

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines 

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fred Hartman

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Jesse Jones

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sidney Sherman

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Morgan’s Point)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (below Fred Hartman Bridge – Baytown)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Baytown/LaPorte Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Battleship Texas)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Beltway 8 Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Power Plant)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">135' (Loop 610 Bridge)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Texas City

http://www.tctrr.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The Texas City Ship Channel is approximately 11 miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The ACOE project draft for the TXCSC is 45’00 FW at MLT from the GB BUOY to Valero Dock # 42, the channel above project draft is 40’00 FW at MLT.  The length on the final approach from the Houston, Galveston, Texas City tri-channel split is approximately 6 miles, the width is approximately a 400 ft bottom, the Turning Basin is approximately 4,200 ft long and 1,200 ft wide with a maximum deep draft of 45 ft FW at MLT, and is navigable day or night with no air draft restrictions.  Only TX City Docks with 45’00” maximum deep draft at MLT are TC # 11, 12, 41, & 42

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Galveston

http://www.portofgalveston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The Galveston Ship Channel is approximately    miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The ACOE project draft for the GSC is 45’00” FW.  The narrowest point is approximately 1,200 ft wide with no air draft restrictions.  At the POGA berths the maximum deep draft varies from 32’00” to 40’00” at MLT,

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

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Army Corp of Engineers

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

http://galvestonpilots.com/galtexnew/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

 

NOAA

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For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.