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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
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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
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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update // Correction 05/12/2019 Normal
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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 05/11/2019 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:Tuesday, May 28, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 28, 2019           Tuesday                   

 

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

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-282230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

 

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

Southerly to southeasterly winds near 20 knots today over the Gulf

waters and gusty in the bays. Moderate winds and seas will

continue into Wednesday then gradually slacken as gradient relaxes

and a weak cold front sags down into Southeast Texas on Thursday

leading to increasing chances for showers and thunderstorms over

the coastal waters. Easterly winds on tap Friday and lighter.

 

$$

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

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

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

<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   78° F

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity   85° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer 29.82 in / 1010.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint   73° 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 80° F

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

Tuesday<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     80° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">High            85° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Humidity     85° 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     75° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Heat Index   85° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Wind  S 17 mph, Gusts up to 24 mph

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

A Few Clouds

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Currently    78° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low            78° 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     85° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer  29.83 in / 1010.1 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint    73° 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  80° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">A slight chance of showers before noon, then a slight chance of showers after 4pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. 

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1am. Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. 

Thursday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 89. South wind 5 to 10 mph. 

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

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 90.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 75.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 91.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 75.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92.

Sunday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 76.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 93.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly between 9am and noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 77. Breezy, with a southeast wind around 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph. 

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph. 

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. South wind 10 to 15 mph. 

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 85.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">A 20 percent chance of showers before 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 2am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Breezy, with a southeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 86. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. 

Wednesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 8pm, then a slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 79. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 88. South wind around 10 mph. 

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

Friday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 77.

Saturday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.

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

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">

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Rip Current Statement <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Coastal Hazard Message <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">518 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">...Strong Rip Currents Redeveloping Early This Morning... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">.Beach goers should use caution as strong rip <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">currents along Gulf facing beaches will continue through Wednesday <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">morning. If swimming, do so near a lifeguard and away from rocks, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">piers and jetties. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">TXZ436>438-281830- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">/O.EXT.KHGX.RP.S.0015.000000T0000Z-190529T1200Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Matagorda Islands- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">518 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">...HIGH RIP CURRENT RISK NOW IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">MORNING... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">* HAZARDS...Strong rip currents. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">* Timing...Through Wednesday morning. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">* LOCATION...Gulf facing beaches. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">* IMPACTS...Swimming in the Gulf may be dangerous in areas <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  of strong rip currents. Swim near a lifeguard. Stay away from <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  piers and jetties. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">There is a high risk of rip currents. Life threatening rip <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">currents are likely in the surf zone. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">Rip currents are powerful channels of water flowing quickly away <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">from shore...which occur most often at low spots or breaks in the <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">sandbar and in the vicinity of structures such as groins... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">jetties and piers. Heed the advice of lifeguards...beach patrol... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">flags and signs. Swim near a lifeguard. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">If you become caught in a rip current...yell for help. Remain <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">calm...do not exhaust yourself and stay afloat while waiting for <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">help. If you have to swim out of a rip current...swim parallel to <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">shore and back toward the beach when possible. Do not attempt to <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">swim directly against a rip current as you will tire quickly. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">&& <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Calibri",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) @ 0704 hrs

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

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

<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">2.2 ft Rising = 47’02”

<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">2.3 ft Rising = 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">2.0 ft Rising = 47’00”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0704 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">4 knots from S, gusts to 10 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 S, gusts to 16 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">16 knots from S, gusts to 22 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">21 knots from S, gusts to 26 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">10 knots from S, gusts to 21 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 281003

CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 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.

GMZ300-282230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

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

Southerly to southeasterly winds near 20 knots today over the Gulf

waters and gusty in the bays. Moderate winds and seas will

continue into Wednesday then gradually slacken as gradient relaxes

and a weak cold front sags down into Southeast Texas on Thursday

leading to increasing chances for showers and thunderstorms over

the coastal waters. Easterly winds on tap Friday and lighter.

$$

GMZ335-282230-

Galveston Bay-

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy to

choppy. A chance of light showers in the morning, then a slight

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers after midnight.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

until early morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late.

.THURSDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

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

$$

GMZ330-282230-

Matagorda Bay-

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...South winds around 15 knots with gusts near 25 knots

possible. Bay waters slightly choppy to choppy. A slight chance

of showers in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers in the late evening and overnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning

and afternoon.

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

$$

GMZ350-355-282230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...South winds near 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight

chance of showers until late afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

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

midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...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 in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to

5 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to

4 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to

2 feet.

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GMZ370-375-282230-

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-

503 AM CDT Tue May 28 2019

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH WEDNESDAY MORNING...

.TODAY...South winds near 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

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

late afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

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

midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to 7 feet

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

thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to

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

showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms after

midnight.

.FRIDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

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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

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

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

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

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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 

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

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

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

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

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

<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)

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;color:windowtext">

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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">

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

<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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<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.