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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:Thursday, May 30, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

May 30, 2019           Thursday                   

 

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

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-302200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

 

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

Winds and seas have diminished over the bays and nearshore waters

this morning. However moderate to strong SE winds and slightly

elevated seas should linger over the offshore waters through this

afternoon. Winds and seas will decrease further tonight as the

pressure gradient relaxes in response to a weak cold front sagging

down into Southeast Texas. This quieter pattern is forecast to

persist into the weekend as high pressure builds into the area.

 

$$

 

 

 

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">Thursday

<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   81° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low           76° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">High          90° 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 29.89 in / 1012.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint   76° 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 87° F

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

Thursday<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     81° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Low             80° 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     88° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer   29.88 in / 1011.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint     77° 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   88° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Wind  S 13 mph

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

A Few Clouds

<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            78° 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     90° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Barometer  29.87 in / 1011.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">Dewpoint    77° 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  86° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:white">Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 90. South wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a half and three quarters of an inch possible. <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 10pm, then isolated showers between 10pm and 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 76. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New precipitation amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible. 

Friday: A slight chance of thunderstorms, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 7am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 90. Calm wind. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Friday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. 

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 95.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 94.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 93.

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

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 93.<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 chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 

Tonight: Isolated showers before 1am, then a slight chance of showers after 4am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 80. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7am. Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind around 5 mph. 

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78. East wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 87. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon. 

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

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

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 88.

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

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 80.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 88.<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 chance of showers between 10am and 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 85. South wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms. 

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers after 1am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 78. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Friday: Partly sunny, with a high near 85. East wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. 

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 88. Light east wind becoming southeast 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. 

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 77.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 88.

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 90.

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

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 89.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 79.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 90.<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) @ 0847 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.6 ft Rising  = 47’06”

<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">2.4 ft Steady = 47’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">2.7 ft Rising = 47’07”

<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">2.5 ft Steady = 47’05”

<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 @ 0847 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 NW, gusts to 5 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 S, gusts to 9 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">6 knots from SSW, gusts to 7 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">12 knots from S, 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">4 knots from S, gusts to 9 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 300937

CWFHGX

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 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.

GMZ300-302200-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

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

Winds and seas have diminished over the bays and nearshore waters

this morning. However moderate to strong SE winds and slightly

elevated seas should linger over the offshore waters through this

afternoon. Winds and seas will decrease further tonight as the

pressure gradient relaxes in response to a weak cold front sagging

down into Southeast Texas. This quieter pattern is forecast to

persist into the weekend as high pressure builds into the area.

 

$$

GMZ335-302200-

Galveston Bay-

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance

of showers in the morning, then a slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Isolated showers late in the evening. A slight chance of showers

late.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in the

late morning and afternoon.

.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.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

thunderstorms.

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

.MONDAY...Southwest winds around 5 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

$$

GMZ330-302200-

Matagorda Bay-

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

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

slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers in the morning.

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

slight chance of showers after midnight. A chance of showers

late.

.FRIDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight

chance of showers in the morning.

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

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

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

smooth.

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

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

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

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

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

$$

GMZ350-355-302200-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

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

slight chance of showers in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers after midnight.

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

chance of showers early in the morning.

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

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

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

2 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

$$

GMZ370-375-302200-

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-

437 AM CDT Thu May 30 2019

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

.TODAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet. A

slight chance of showers in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers late.

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

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

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

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

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

chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

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

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 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

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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">

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:windowtext">40 feet/12.19 meters Bayport Channel <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">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">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

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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

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

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

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<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">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

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<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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National Data Buoy Center

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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.