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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/30/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/29/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/28/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/27/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/26/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/25/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/24/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/23/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/22/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/21/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/20/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/19/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/18/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/17/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/16/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/15/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/14/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/13/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/12/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/11/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/10/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/09/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/08/2014 Normal
FW: Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/08/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/07/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/05/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/05/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/04/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/03/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/02/2014 Normal
Tropical Depression Five Advisory 1709/01/2014 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 09/01/2014 Normal
Disturbance 24 Advisory 1509/01/2014 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Thursday, September 04, 2014
Priority:Normal
Notice:

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Thursday              September 4, 2014

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Houston Ship Channel is open to all traffic since 2216/3rd May   

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Galveston / Texas City is open to all traffic

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">HURRICANE SEASON 2014  

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<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Following received from Captain Mike Morris / Presiding Officer – Houston Pilots Association

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<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">All,

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<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black">Effective immediately and until further notice, the maximum draft for the Bayport Ship Chanel is 39’- 00" at 0 tide reading due to shoaling in the channel.

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<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:black">We will try to accommodate vessels already in route to Bayport with a draft over39’- 00" on a case by case basis.

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<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Michael A. Morris

<span-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Presiding Officer

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLW) @ 0918 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">2.1 ft Falling = 47’01”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">2.3 ft Steady = 47’03”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">2.4 ft Falling = 47’04”

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Pier 21 Galveston

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">2.3 ft Rising = 47’03”

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0918 hrs 

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">8 knots from ESE, gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">11 knots from SSE, gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">14 knots from SE, gusts to 17 knots

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Tides for Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, Texas

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Please visit our WEB Site<span-size:8.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""> www.moranshipping.com for port tide tables

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<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">FZUS54 KHGX 040840

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">COASTAL WATERS FORECAST FOR TEXAS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">UPPER TEXAS COASTAL WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">OUT 60 NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ300-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">NAUTICAL MILES INCLUDING GALVESTON AND MATAGORDA BAYS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SYNOPSIS FOR HIGH ISLAND TO MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 60 NM...

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">DECREASING SEAS CAN BE EXPECTED TODAY. LIGHT TO MODERATE ONSHORE WINDS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WILL PERSIST THROUGH THE END OF THE WEEK AND ON THROUGH THE UPCOMING

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WEEKEND.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ335-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GALVESTON BAY-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SLIGHTLY

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ330-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MATAGORDA BAY-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS INCREASING TO 10 TO 15 KNOTS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">IN THE AFTERNOON. BAY WATERS SMOOTH TO SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SLIGHTLY

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHOPPY IN THE AFTERNOON. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT. BAY WATERS SLIGHTLY CHOPPY BECOMING SMOOTH AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MORNING...THEN A CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. BAY WATERS SMOOTH.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ355-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT OUT 20 NM-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS DECREASING TO 5 TO 10 KNOTS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST AFTER

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">MIDNIGHT. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SEAS 1 FOOT. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ350-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL OUT 20 NM-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHEAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ375-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WATERS FROM HIGH ISLAND TO FREEPORT 20 TO 60 NM-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 1 TO 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING SOUTHWEST

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...NORTH WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS BECOMING EAST IN THE AFTERNOON.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 5 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTH WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">GMZ370-042130-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">WATERS FROM FREEPORT TO THE MATAGORDA SHIP CHANNEL 20 NM TO 60 NM-

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">340 AM CDT THU SEP 4 2014

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TODAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 4 TO 5 FEET DECREASING

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">TO 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.TONIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 10 TO 15 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 3 TO 4 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.FRIDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SATURDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY...EAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE OF

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.SUNDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY...SOUTHEAST WINDS 5 TO 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 FEET. A SLIGHT CHANCE

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS IN THE MORNING.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">.MONDAY NIGHT...SOUTHEAST WINDS AROUND 10 KNOTS. SEAS 2 TO 3 FEET.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New"">A SLIGHT CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS AFTER MIDNIGHT.

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

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

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

http://www.khou.com/weather/<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#1F497D">

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

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

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

Port of Houston Authority

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;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";display:none"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell Oiltanking

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">40 feet/12.19 meters Barbours Cut Channel

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">40 feet/12.19 meters Bayport Channel

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Please note the above information is based on the Corp of Engineers – Project draft for the Houston Ship Channel, if you have a question regarding deep draft in Houston Ship Channel or alongside a berth, please contact our operations department

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";display:none"> 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">The Texas City Ship Channel is approximately 11 miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">The ACOE project draft for the TXCSC is 45’00 FW at MLT from the GB BUOY to Valero Dock # 42, the channel above project draft is 40’00 FW at MLT.  The length on the final approach from the Houston, Galveston, Texas City tri-channel split is approximately 6 miles, the width is approximately a 400 ft bottom, the Turning Basin is approximately 4,200 ft long and 1,200 ft wide with a maximum deep draft of 45 ft FW at MLT, and is navigable day or night with no air draft restrictions.  Only TX City Docks with 45’00” maximum deep draft at MLT are TC # 11, 12, 41, & 42

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

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

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

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

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

<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:#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,

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#051423"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Brazos Harbor Nautical Miles from Freeport Buoy to Facilities and surrounding areas.

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">0.0

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""># 8 North Jetty Beacon

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">4.3

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">5.5

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">5.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Dow A- 8 & A-14

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">5.5

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Dow A-22

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">6.0

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">6.0

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">6.0

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">6.8

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">7.0

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">7.5

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">820 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">249.9 m

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">145 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">  44.2 m

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">  42 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif""> 12.8 m

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">ACOE Project maximum deep draft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">45 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">13.7 m

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Recommended depth varies based on 3 ft UKC

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Brazos Harbor and BASF Channel maximum deep draft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">36 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">10.9 m

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">Old River Channel maximum deep draft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">15 ft

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif"">4.5 m

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

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Army Corp of Engineers

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

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<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial","sans-serif";color:#051423">Galveston Texas City Pilots

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NOAA

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

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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.