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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/31/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/30/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/29/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/26/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/23/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/19/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/15/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update // Correction 05/12/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/12/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/08/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/07/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/05/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, May 03, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

 

May 03, 2019           Friday                   

 

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

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-032130-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

 

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Moderate onshore winds will being to diminish this afternoon and

seas will also begin to lower through the end of the week. Storms

are expected to move through the bays and Gulf waters Friday

through Saturday and could bring gusty conditions and limited

visibilities.

 

$$

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

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NOAA Weather Service

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

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

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

Friday

Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently   74° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low           69° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity   88° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer 29.91 in / 1013.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint   70° F

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Wind  E 10 mph

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently     74° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low             72° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity     91° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer   29.93 in / 1013.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint     71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Visibility         7 miles

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Wind  E 9 mph

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

Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently    73° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low            71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">High           81° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity     94° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer  29.90 in / 1012.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint     71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Visibility         8 miles

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Wind  E 5 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 83. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between 1 and 2 inches possible. <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. 

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. 

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. 

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind around 5 mph. 

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 69.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 73.

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 85. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Wednesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

Wednesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 72. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 81. West wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible. 

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. East wind around 5 mph. 

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind around 10 mph. 

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 83.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 82.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a high near 81. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some of the storms could produce heavy rain. Cloudy, with a low around 71. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming south after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. 

Saturday: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1pm. High near 82. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between three quarters and one inch possible. 

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67. East wind around 5 mph. 

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 82. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 71.

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 75.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 83.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Wednesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 73.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

 

 

Hazardous Weather Outlook <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Hazardous Weather Outlook <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">449 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">TXZ163-164-176>179-195>200-210>214-226-227-235>238-300-313- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">335>338-436>438-041000- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Austin-Brazoria Islands-Brazos-Burleson-Chambers-Coastal Brazoria- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Coastal Galveston-Coastal Harris-Coastal Jackson- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Coastal Matagorda-Colorado-Fort Bend- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula-Grimes-Houston- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston-Inland Harris-Inland Jackson- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Inland Matagorda-Madison-Matagorda Islands-Montgomery- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Northern Liberty-Polk-San Jacinto-Southern Liberty-Trinity-Walker- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Waller-Washington-Wharton- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">449 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">This hazardous weather outlook is for portions of Southeast Texas.. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">.DAY ONE...Today and Tonight <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms will increase in coverage late this <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">afternoon. Some of the storms could become strong too severe with <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">damaging winds and large hail as the primary hazard. An isolated <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">tornado is also possible. Widespread rainfall of 1 to 2 inches <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">will be possible by Saturday morning with locally higher totals of <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">2 to 4 inches possible. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...Saturday through Thursday <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Another strong upper level disturbance will bring a chance of <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">showers and thunderstorms to the area late Monday into Tuesday. A <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">few storms could become strong with gusty winds. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Emergency managers and storm spotters should prepare for possible <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">activation later this afternoon and tonight. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">$$   <span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:windowtext"> 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0736 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.0 ft Steady  = 47’00”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">1.9 ft Rising = 46’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.3 ft Rising = 47’03”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.4 ft Falling = 47’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.2 ft Rising = 47’02”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0736 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">6 knots from ESE, gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">10 knots from ESE, gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">13 knots from SE, gusts to 16 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">14 knots from ESE, gusts to 16 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">8 knots from ESE, gusts to 13 knots

 

 

 

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

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

https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/fz/fzus54.khgx.cwf.hgx.txt<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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FZUS54 KHGX 030855

CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship

Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest

1/3 of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average

highest 10 percent of the waves.

GMZ300-032130-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

Moderate onshore winds will being to diminish this afternoon and

seas will also begin to lower through the end of the week. Storms

are expected to move through the bays and Gulf waters Friday

through Saturday and could bring gusty conditions and limited

visibilities.

$$

GMZ335-032130-

Galveston Bay-

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon. Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some

thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east around

5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon. Showers and thunderstorms in the

morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ330-032130-

Matagorda Bay-

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Some thunderstorms

may produce heavy rainfall in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. Showers and thunderstorms likely. Some

thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.SATURDAY...West winds around 5 knots becoming northeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. Showers and thunderstorms likely in

the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy

in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ355-032130-

Coastal waters from High Island to Freeport TX out 20 NM-

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south after

midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.SATURDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast

around 5 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Showers and

thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ350-032130-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms early in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south after

midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

Some thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.SATURDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely in

the morning, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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GMZ370-375-032130-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-Waters from High Island to Freeport TX from 20 to 60 NM-

355 AM CDT Fri May 3 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up

to 6 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms in the evening,

then showers and thunderstorms likely after midnight. Some

thunderstorms may produce heavy rainfall.

.SATURDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Showers and

thunderstorms likely in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

with occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

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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">

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

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<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

 

 

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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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;color:windowtext">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell / Enterprise

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Jesse Jones

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Sidney Sherman

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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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;color:white">

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

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

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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;color:windowtext">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

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

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

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www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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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.