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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
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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/03/2019 Normal
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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:Saturday, May 04, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 04, 2019           Saturday                   

 

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

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-042115-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

 

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

Squall line will be exiting the upper Texas coastal waters this

early this morning. Winds will be quite variable in its wake,

probably transitioning to a west or NW direction for a while. As

atmosphere recovers they'll gradually veer back to the southeast this

afternoon. Winds and seas will gradually increase into the

early and midweek time period.

 

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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

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Saturday

Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently   68° 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          84° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity   90° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer 29.81 in / 1009.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint   90° 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  W 8 mph

Saturday<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">Partly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently     68° 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            79° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity     90° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer   29.84 in / 1010.4 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint     65° 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  NW 9 mph

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

Partly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently    67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low            68° 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     93° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer  29.84 in / 1010.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint     65° 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  Calm  

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. 

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 69. Northeast wind around 5 mph. 

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Southeast wind around 5 mph. 

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 70. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 87. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 72.

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 84. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 87.

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

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 79. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northeast in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 72. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight. 

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 81. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 73. Southeast wind around 10 mph. 

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 74.

Tuesday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 80. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: A 30 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 83.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 82.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 81. West wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north in the afternoon. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight. 

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 83. East wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70. Southeast wind around 10 mph. 

Monday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82. East wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 74.

Tuesday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 81.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 74.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 84.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

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

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 82.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

 

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0827 hrs

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

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

<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">1.8 ft Rising = 46’08”

<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 Falling = 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">2.3 ft Falling = 47’03”

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0827 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">3 knots from W, gusts to 7 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">5 knots from WNW, gusts to 7 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">4 knots from WSW, gusts to 6 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">11 knots from WNW, gusts to 14 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">6 knots from NW, gusts to 8 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 040853

CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 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.

GMZ300-042115-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

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

Squall line will be exiting the upper Texas coastal waters this

early this morning. Winds will be quite variable in its wake,

probably transitioning to a west or NW direction for a while. As

atmosphere recovers they'll gradually veer back to the southeast this

afternoon. Winds and seas will gradually increase into the

early and midweek time period.

$$

GMZ330-042115-

Matagorda Bay-

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

.TODAY...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast this

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 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 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.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. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.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.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds around 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy to choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ335-042115-

Galveston Bay-

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 128 IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY

THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...Variable, mainly northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming

southeast in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...East winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

choppy. A slight 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...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ355-042115-

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

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 128 IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY

THIS MORNING...

.TODAY..Winds becoming northwest near 15 knots becoming south 5

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

thunderstorms likely early in the morning, then a chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

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

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet

building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet after

midnight. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to around

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas

up to 7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ350-042115-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 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...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers and thunderstorms

likely.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to around

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas

up to 7 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY 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.

$$

GMZ375-042115-

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

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

...SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH 128 IN EFFECT UNTIL 4 AM CDT EARLY

THIS MORNING...

.TODAY...South winds near 15 knots becoming northwest this

morning, then southeast 5 to 10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to

4 feet. Showers and thunderstorms likely early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 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

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

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

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas

up to 8 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

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

thunderstorms.

$$

GMZ370-042115-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

353 AM CDT Sat May 4 2019

.TODAY...South winds 15 knots becoming north 5 to 10 knots in the

morning then southeast in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...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 3 to 4 feet.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas

up to 8 feet. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

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

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to

7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

$$

 

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<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">

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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">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

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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

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

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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

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

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.