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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/31/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/30/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/29/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/26/2019 Normal
NOAA / National Weather Service Tropical Weather - Western Gulf of Mexico // Tropical Cyclone is Forming 10/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/25/2019 Normal
NOAA Tropical Weather // Southwest Gulf of Mexico 10/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/23/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/19/2019 Normal
NOAA Tropical Storm Nestor 10/18/2019 Normal
NOAA // Potential Tropical Cyclone Sixteen10/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/15/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/12/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/08/2019 Normal
FW: Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/07/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 10/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Friday, October 04, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

October 04, 2019            Friday                   

 

 

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

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-042115-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

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

Light to moderate east to northeast winds can be expected for the

next several days. Some showers and thunderstorms will be possible.

An increase in rain chances can be expected Sunday night into Monday

as a cold front settles into the coastal waters. Strong northeast

winds and rough seas are expected to develop in the wake of the

front. Caution and advisory flags will be needed.

 

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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">NOAA HOUSTON

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          92° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.04 in / 1017.6 mb

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NE 6 mph

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

Fair

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            89° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.03 in / 1016.9 mb

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NE 7 mph

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           89° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.03 in / 1016.7 mb

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind  N 6 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 92. Northeast wind around 5 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 8pm. Partly cloudy, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 92. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 91. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the afternoon.

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

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

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 83.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 66.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 86.

Wednesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 72.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 87.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 89. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 81. Calm wind becoming north around 5 mph after midnight. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 89. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 79. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 88. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly clear, with a low around 78.

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 72.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 74.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 84.

Wednesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 78.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 10am. Sunny, with a high near 89. East wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Isolated showers and thunderstorms before 11pm. Mostly clear, with a low around 78. East wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Saturday: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Sunny, with a high near 88. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 10%.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 76. East wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Sunny, with a high near 87. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

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

Monday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 70.

Tuesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 81.

Tuesday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 71.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 85.

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

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Air Quality Alert<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ213-237-238-313-337-338-437-438-050000- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">AIR QUALITY ALERT MESSAGE <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TEXAS COMMISSION ON ENVIRONMENTAL QUALITY <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">RELAYED BY NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HOUSTON/GALVESTON TX <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">126 PM CDT Thu Oct 3 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...Ozone Action Day for Friday October 4... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) has issued an <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Ozone Action Day for the Houston, Galveston, and Brazoria areas for <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Friday October 4. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Atmospheric conditions are expected to be favorable for producing <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">high levels of ozone pollution in the Houston, Galveston and <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">surrounding areas on Friday. You can help prevent ozone pollution by <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">sharing a ride, walking, riding a bicycle, taking your lunch to work, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">avoiding drive through lanes, conserving energy and keeping your vehicle <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">properly tuned. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">For more information on ozone: <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Ozone: The Facts www.tceq.texas.gov/airquality/monops/ozonefacts.html <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">EPA AIR NOW: <span <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Take Care Of Texas: www.takecareoftexas.org/air/airquality <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">$$

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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) @ 0744 hrs

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.5 ft Steady = 47’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.9 ft Steady = 47’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.8 ft Steady = 47’08”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.8 ft Falling = 47’08”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0744 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2 knots from NNE gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from ENE gusts to 8 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">13 knots from ENE gusts to 14 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from ENE gusts to 13 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from ENE gusts to 10 knots

 

 

 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">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 040827

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 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

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

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

Light to moderate east to northeast winds can be expected for the

next several days. Some showers and thunderstorms will be possible.

An increase in rain chances can be expected Sunday night into Monday

as a cold front settles into the coastal waters. Strong northeast

winds and rough seas are expected to develop in the wake of the

front. Caution and advisory flags will be needed.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-042115-

Galveston Bay-

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the late morning

and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds around 5 knots becoming north after midnight.

Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after

midnight. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy in the afternoon.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight.

Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth

to slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-042115-

Matagorda Bay-

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy in the afternoon.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight.

Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Bay waters smooth becoming smooth to slightly choppy in the afternoon.

A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast after midnight.

Bay waters slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

A chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

A slight chance of showers.

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-042115-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated

showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after midnight.

Seas 2 to 3 feet. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the evening.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the afternoon.

Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

of showers and thunderstorms.

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

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

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

A slight chance of showers.

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

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-042115-

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-

327 AM CDT Fri Oct 4 2019

 

.TODAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Isolated showers

early in the morning, then scattered showers and thunderstorms late

in the morning. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance

of showers and thunderstorms.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. A slight

chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight.

.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms.

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

of showers and thunderstorms.

.MONDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional

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

.MONDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

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

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon. A slight

chance of showers.

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

chance of showers.

 

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NOAA Houston/Galveston Weather<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-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

 

 

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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">45 feet/13.72 meters up to Shell / Enterprise

<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 Barbour’s Cut Channel

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

<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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

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

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

197’ (Morgan’s Point)

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

<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)

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<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">

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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">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">Port of Galveston

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

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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">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">

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/Missions/Navigation.aspx<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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

http://galvestonpilots.com/galtexnew/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">

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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

Chart viewer<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> - handy tool for chart reference

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Weather WEB Sites

National Hurricane Center<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies

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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.