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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/27/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/26/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/25/2019 Normal
Sea fog potential Tuesday - Saturday02/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/23/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel Update02/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/22/2019 Normal
HSC Update 02/21/2019 Normal
HSC Update 02/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/19/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update Correction02/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/12/2019 Normal
Houston Ship Channel update Remains closed to all traffic due to fog 1925/1002/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/08/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/07/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/06/2019 Normal
Port of Houston Update02/05/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/05/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 02/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, February 08, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

 

February 8, 2019            Friday                   

 

Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update  

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

02/01

0137       Pilots suspended boarding all vessel traffic due to fog

1015       Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic

1500       Pilots resumed boarding outbound vessel traffic only

2015       Pilots resumed board inbound vessel traffic and remains boarding outbound vessel traffic

 

02/02

0445       Pilots suspended boarding all vessel traffic – due to fog

1315       Pilots resumed boarding outbound vessel traffic only

1645       Pilots suspended boarding all vessel traffic – due to fog

 

 

02/03

1125       Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic only

1302       Pilots suspended boarding inbound vessel traffic – due to fog // Outbound vessel traffic remains suspended

 

02/04

1230       Pilots resumed boarding outbound vessel traffic only

1725       Pilots suspended boarding outbound vessel traffic // Inbound vessel traffic remains suspended

 

02/06

0900       Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic only

1620       Pilots suspended boarding inbound vessel traffic – due to fog

 

02/07    

0800       Pilots resumed boarding outbound vessel traffic only

0955         Pilots resumed boarding inbound vessel traffic and remains boarding outbound vessel traffic

 

Houston Vessel traffic as of 0615/08th February

 

37           Vessels set to proceed inbound

  8           Vessels set to proceed outbound

  0           Vessels set to shift in port

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

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

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

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

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

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   40° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           36° 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   58%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.43 in / 1030.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   26° 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  32° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  N 14 mph, Gusts up to 24 mph

Friday

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             40° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            47° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      63° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.41 in / 1029.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    31° 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   33° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  N 26 mph, Gusts up to 33 mph

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

Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    41° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            41° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           45° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    60%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.40 in / 1029.5 mb Dewpoint   28° 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  32° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  N 20 mph , Gusts up to 30 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy, with a high near 43. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 36. Northeast wind around 10 mph. 

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 44. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Saturday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 45. East wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Sunday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66. Southeast wind around 10 mph. 

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 62.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 75.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 61.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 66.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Cloudy, with a high near 47. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 40. Breezy, with a northeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. 

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 52. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 57 by 5am. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 65. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 69.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 60.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 66. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 62.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy, with a high near 45. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. 

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of rain after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 41. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 53. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Saturday Night: Cloudy, with a temperature rising to around 57 by 4am. East wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. 

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 61.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 60.

Tuesday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 63.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Wind Advisory<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 810 PM CST Thu Feb 7 2019   ...Wind Advisory for the Immediate Coast...   .Strong northerly winds will continue tonight behind a cold front.   TXZ436>438-081500- /O.NEW.KHGX.WI.Y.0003.190208T0210Z-190208T1500Z/ Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula- Matagorda Islands- Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach 810 PM CST Thu Feb 7 2019   ...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST FRIDAY...   The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a Wind Advisory, which is in effect until 9 AM CST Friday.   * EVENT...North winds of 20 to 30 mph with gusts around 35 mph.   * TIMING...Now through Friday morning.   PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...   Drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high-profile vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds... especially when driving along east to west oriented roads   &&   $$  


<span-size:13.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Hazardous Weather Outlook Hazardous Weather Outlook National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX 545 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019   TXZ436>438-091145- Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula- Matagorda Islands- 545 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019   This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas..   .DAY ONE...Today and Tonight   A wind advisory remains in effect this morning for breezy north winds.   .DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday   No hazardous weather is expected at this time.   .SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...   Spotter activation will not be needed.   $$

 

 

 

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

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT4.shtml<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">KHOU WEATHER

http://www.khou.com/weather/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston WEB Cams

https://www.galveston.com/webcams/

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Kemah WEB Cams

https://saltwater-recon.com/kemah-seabrook/

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Baytown WEB Cams

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/   

https://www.meteoblue.com/en/weather/forecast/webcams/baytown_united-states-of-america_4672731

 

 

 

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0616 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.4 ft Rising = 44’08”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.7 ft Steady = 44’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.6 ft Steady = 45’06”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Falling = 45’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.9 ft Steady = 45’09”

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0616 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from NNE, gusts to 15 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">15 knots from N, gusts to 19 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">13 knots from NNE, gusts to 19 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">24 knots from NNE, gusts to 28 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from NNE, gusts to 20 knots

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

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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">FZUS54 KHGX 081006

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

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

<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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">406 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019

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

<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

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

<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.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ300-082245-

<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">406 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019

<span-size:10.0pt;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">Strong north winds in the wake of a cold front will persist today.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">Winds are expected to decrease tonight into Saturday as high

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">pressure builds into the state. Onshore winds will return Saturday

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">night as the high drifts to the east.

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ330-335-082245-

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">406 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">the afternoon. Bay waters choppy. A slight chance of rain in the

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">slight chance of rain in the evening. A chance of rain after

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast in the

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ350-355-082245-

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">20 NM-Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 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...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Gusts to 40 knots. Seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 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 rain.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 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">.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 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">.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">4 feet. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers.

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots becoming southwest

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Patchy fog. A chance of showers

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast in the

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet building to 4 to 6 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 7 feet in the afternoon. Showers likely.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 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.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">GMZ370-375-082245-

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">406 AM CST Fri Feb 8 2019

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TODAY...Northeast winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 9 to 12 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 15 feet subsiding to 7 to 10 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 13 feet in the afternoon. A slight chance

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">occasional seas up to 13 feet. A slight chance of rain.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">up to 10 feet. A slight chance of showers.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SATURDAY NIGHT...East 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.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 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">.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">5 to 10 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 15 to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">up to 6 feet building to 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">8 feet in the afternoon. Showers likely and isolated

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black">with occasional seas up to 10 feet. A chance of showers.

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Port of Houston Authority<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

http://www.portofhouston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

ACOE Project Depth for Houston Ship Channel<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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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

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<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-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines 

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fred Hartman

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197’ (Morgan’s Point)

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

<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)

Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines<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">Port of Texas City

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

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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 # 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:white">

<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-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation.aspx<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Brazos Harbor Pilots

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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National Hurricane Center<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Disclaimer
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.