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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/31/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/30/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/29/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/28/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/27/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/26/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/25/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/24/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/23/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/22/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/21/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/20/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/19/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/18/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/17/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/16/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/15/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/14/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/13/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/12/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/11/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/10/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/09/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/08/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/07/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/06/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/05/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/04/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/03/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/02/2018 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/01/2018 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, January 18, 2018
Priority:Normal
Notice:

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">January 18, 2017            Thursday

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

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:red">Low Water Warning

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:red">Strong north winds and high pressure continue to move through our area has pushed a considerable amount of water out of the Houston Ship Channel.  Deep draft vessel’s will be delayed until North winds change back to the South. 

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NOAA<span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">

<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">Moderate to strong north northeast winds will gradually diminish

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">today and tonight. High pressure will move east of the region

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">allowing onshore winds to resume by Thursday night and persist

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">into the weekend. The threat of sea fog may return to the area

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Friday. The next front should move into the area late Sunday.

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Houston Ship Channel Update

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">01/07

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1110       Pilots suspended boarding outbound vessel traffic // Pilots boarding inbound vessel traffic only  // due to fog

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1500       Pilots resumed boarding outbound traffic // Open to all vessel traffic

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1735       Pilots suspended boarding all vessel traffic

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1835       Pilots resumed boarding all vessel traffic

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2045       Pilots suspended boarding outbound vessel traffic and remains boarding inbound vessel traffic

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">0500       Pilots resumed boarding all vessel traffic

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1835        Houston Pilots suspended boarding inbound vessel traffic and remains open to outbound vessel traffic // due to fog

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2245        Houston Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic and remains boarding outbound vessel traffic

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1600       Pilots suspended boarding all traffic due to bad winter weather  <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">01/17

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1300       Pilots resumed boarding outbound vessel traffic

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">1400       Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel // open to all vessel traffic

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10           Vessels set to proceed inbound<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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The Houston Ship Channel is open 24/7 with draft and other restrictions;

-Entrance Channel to ExxonMobil Baytown - maximum 45'

-ExxonMobil Baytown to Shell - maximum 41'

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">                -Shell to Houston Cement West - maximum 40'

-Houston Cement West to City Dock # 16 - maximum 36'

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">                -Turning Basin – Maximum 29’

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Effective October 24th, 2017

The dredging of the Houston Ship Channel between beacons 66 and 72 has been completed.  The 42’ restriction to Exxon has been lifted. The HSC is good for vessels with a draft fresh water of 45’ up to Exxon.  The HSC from Exxon to Shell still has a 41’ draft restriction.  The contract for this portion of the channel has been let and work should begin in the next few days.<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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Barbours Cut channel has a 44’ restriction and the Bayport channel has a restriction of 42’ and greater is daylight restricted, two tractors Pilot’s discretion.<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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THERE IS STILL A 41’ RESTRICTION BETWEEN EXXON AND SHELL.<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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Sincerely,<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

Captain Robert Shearon<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

Presiding Officer<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

Houston Pilots<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> 

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   29° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           37° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          43° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    66%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.56 in / 1035.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   19° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility     10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill  22° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NE 7 mph

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     33° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            43° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     66%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.56 in / 1035.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    23° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill   24° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  NE 12 mph

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   33° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          43° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    52%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.55 in / 1034.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   17° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility     10  miles

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill   24 ° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NE 12 mph

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy until late afternoon then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. East winds 5 to 10 mph. Lowest wind chill readings 15 to 25 in the morning.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy. Lows in the mid 30s. East winds around 5 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy with a 40 percent chance of showers. Warmer. Lows in the lower 50s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Warmer. Highs around 70. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Lows around 60. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Highs in the lower 70s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 40s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy. Lows in the lower 40s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. 

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy until late afternoon then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 10 to 15 mph. Lowest wind chill readings 15 to 25 in the morning.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy. Lows in the upper 30s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Not as cool. Highs in the mid 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Warmer. Lows in the lower 50s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight. Southeast winds 10 to 20 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy with a 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Warmer. Highs in the upper 60s. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows around 60.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Highs in the upper 60s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 50 percent.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly clear. Lows in the mid 40s inland...in the upper 40s coast.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly sunny. Highs in the lower 60s.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s inland...in the upper 40s coast.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly cloudy. Highs around 60. 

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Today<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy in the morning then becoming mostly cloudy. Highs in the lower 40s. Northeast winds 5 to 10 mph.

Tonight<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly cloudy. A slight chance of showers after midnight. Not as cool. Lows in the mid 30s inland...in the lower 40s coast. East winds 5 to 10 mph.

Friday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Not as cool. Highs in the upper 50s. East winds 10 to 15 mph.

Friday Night<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Cloudy with a 50 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Warmer. Lows in the lower 50s. Temperature steady or slowly rising after midnight. Southeast winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly cloudy until late afternoon then becoming partly cloudy. A 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Warmer. Highs in the lower 70s inland...in the upper 60s coast. South winds 10 to 15 mph.

Saturday Night<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy with a 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Lows around 60.

Sunday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly cloudy with a chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Highs in the lower 70s inland...in the upper 60s coast. Chance of rain 50 percent.

Sunday Night<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly cloudy in the evening then becoming partly cloudy. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Lows in the lower 50s. Chance of rain 40 percent.

Monday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s.

Monday Night<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly clear. Colder. Lows in the lower 40s inland...in the mid 40s coast.

Tuesday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Mostly sunny. Highs in the mid 60s inland...in the lower 60s coast.

Tuesday Night<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy. Lows in the mid 40s inland...in the upper 40s coast.

Wednesday<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#333333">Partly cloudy. Highs in the lower 60s. 

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  Hard Freeze Warning<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 334 AM CST Thu Jan 18 2018   ...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...   .FREEZING TEMPERATURES (GENERALLY BETWEEN 15 AND 25 DEGREES) CAN BE EXPECTED. LOOK FOR READINGS TO WARM ABOVE FREEZING BY MID MORNING.   TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-181500- /O.CON.KHGX.HZ.W.0004.000000T0000Z-180118T1500Z/ Austin-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Colorado-Grimes-Harris-Houston- Liberty-Madison-Montgomery-Polk-San Jacinto-Trinity-Walker-Waller- Washington- Including the cities of Anahuac, Bellville, Brenham, Brookshire, Bryan, Caldwell, Cleveland, Coldspring, College Station, Columbus, Conroe, Corrigan, Crockett, Dayton, Eagle Lake, Groveton, Hempstead, Houston, Humble, Huntsville, Katy, Lake Somerville, Liberty, Livingston, Madisonville, Mont Belvieu, Navasota, Onalaska, Pasadena, Prairie View, Sealy, Shepherd, The Woodlands, Tomball, Trinity, Weimar, Willis, and Winnie 334 AM CST Thu Jan 18 2018   ...HARD FREEZE WARNING REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...   * EVENT...Hard freeze with temperatures ranging from 15 to 25   degrees.   * TIMING...Below freezing through mid morning.   * IMPACT...Potential hypothermia for people and pets. Possible   damage to unprotected pipes and tropical vegetation.   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...   A Hard Freeze Warning means sub-freezing temperatures are imminent or highly likely. These conditions will kill crops and other sensitive vegetation.   &&   $$    


<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Hazardous Weather Outlook Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 346 AM CST Thu Jan 18 2018   TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-191300- 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- 346 AM CST Thu Jan 18 2018   This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.   .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight   A Hard Freeze Warning is in effect mainly along and north of Interstate 10 until 9 AM CST this morning. A couple hours of below freezing temperatures are possible again tonight, but a Hard Freeze Warning will not be needed as temperatures are not expected to fall much below 30 degrees.   .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Friday through Wednesday   A couple hours of below freezing temperatures are possible Friday morning, but a Hard Freeze Warning will not be needed as temperatures are not expected to fall much below 30 degrees.   .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...   Spotter activation is not anticipated at this time.   $$  

 

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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) @ 0836 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.4 ft Rising = 45’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.7 ft Steady = 45’07”

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.5 ft Falling = 44’07”

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0836 hrs

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from NE, gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">15 knots from ENE, gusts to 17 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">16 knots from NE, gusts to 18 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from ENE, gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">337 AM CST Wed Jan 17 2018

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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

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

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<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

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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">Moderate to strong north northeast winds will gradually diminish

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">today and tonight. High pressure will move east of the region

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">allowing onshore winds to resume by Thursday night and persist

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">into the weekend. The threat of sea fog may return to the area

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Friday. The next front should move into the area late Sunday.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 6 PM CST THIS EVENING...

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.THURSDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">slightly choppy. A chance of showers. Areas of fog.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...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. Areas of fog.

<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. Areas of fog.

<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 isolated thunderstorms. Areas of fog.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy. A chance of showers

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ350-355-172215-

<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-

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">later in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers. Areas of

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Areas of fog.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to 15 knots

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">7 feet. A chance of showers and isolated thunderstorms. Areas of

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers and

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ370-375-172215-

<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">...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northeast 15 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">up to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">7 feet in the afternoon.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers. Patchy

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers. Patchy fog.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers. Patchy

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 8 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">seas up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and isolated

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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">Fred Hartman

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<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)

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

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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

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

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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.