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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 25, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

October 25, 2019            Friday                   

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-252130-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

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

A cold front will continue to push through the Gulf waters this

morning. Widespread showers and with isolated embedded

thunderstorms will accompany the front. Strong north winds with

frequently gusts to gale can be anticipated behind the frontal

boundary over the Gulf waters through this evening, with small

craft advisories across the bays.

 

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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">Light Rain

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   55° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           50° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          60° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 29.98 in / 1015.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   52° 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 NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind Chill  53° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NW 9 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">Heavy Rain

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     59° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             54° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity   100%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.93 in / 1013.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     59° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         3 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 Chill   NR° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind NW 22, Gusts up to 28 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">Local Rain

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    53° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            49° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           61° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     93%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.97 in / 1015.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    51° 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">Wind Chill    49° F

<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 13 mph, Gusts up to 24 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm before 10am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 10am and 4pm. Cloudy, with a high near 60. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: A 10 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 50. Northwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 69. Northwest wind around 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 53. West wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 58.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 79.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 77.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 59.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 68.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 63.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Showers and possibly a thunderstorm before 1pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly between 1pm and 2pm. Temperature falling to around 60 by 1pm. Windy, with a northwest wind 20 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 80%. 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;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Windy, with a northwest wind 25 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 62. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph becoming light after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 20 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 75.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 67.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 69. Breezy.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64. Breezy.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly before 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 61. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 49. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night: Clear, with a low around 56. Northwest wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light west in the evening.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 75. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 64.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 78.

Monday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 65.

Tuesday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 1pm. Mostly sunny, with a high near 75.

Tuesday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Wednesday: A 40 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 70.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Wind Advisory<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black"> <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">URGENT - WEATHER MESSAGE <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">348 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...Wind Advisory in Effect for Barrier Islands... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">.Strong northerly winds behind the frontal passage this morning <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">will continue through the afternoon hours and into this evening <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">along the immediate coast. Sustained north wind speeds of 25 MPH <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">will be possible with gusts to around 30 MPH. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ436>438-260000- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.NEW.KHGX.WI.Y.0014.191025T1500Z-191026T0000Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Brazoria Islands-Galveston Island and Bolivar Peninsula- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Matagorda Islands- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Including the cities of Galveston and Surfside Beach <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">348 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...WIND ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 10 AM THIS MORNING TO 7 PM CDT <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">THIS EVENING... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The National Weather Service in Houston/Galveston has issued a <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Wind Advisory, which is in effect from 10 AM this morning to 7 PM <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">CDT this evening. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* EVENT...Sustained north wind speeds of 25 MPH with gusts near <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  30 MPH. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* TIMING...This morning into the evening hours. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACT...Lightweight objects or objects with a large surface <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  area may be pushed or tossed by the strong wind gusts. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Hazardous driving conditions will be possible on elevated <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  roadways or high profile vehicles traveling on east to west <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  oriented roads. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Drivers of vans...campers...trailers...and other high-profile <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">vehicles should be alert to the danger of these winds... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">especially when driving along east to west oriented roads. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">&& <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <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;color:black">Flood Advisory <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Flood Advisory <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">754 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXC039-071-167-201-251400- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.NEW.KHGX.FA.Y.0167.191025T1254Z-191025T1400Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/00000.N.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.OO/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Galveston TX-Brazoria TX-Chambers TX-Harris TX- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">754 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">The National Weather Service in League City has issued a <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* Flood Advisory for... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Galveston County in southeastern Texas... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Eastern Brazoria County in southeastern Texas... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  West central Chambers County in southeastern Texas... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Southeastern Harris County in southeastern Texas... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* Until 900 AM CDT. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* At 753 AM CDT, At 750 AM CDT, Doppler radar indicated light to <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  moderate rain over   the advisory area. This will exacerbate <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  flooding from heavier rain that fell last night. A small part of <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Galveston County between Texas City and Hitchcock received between <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  4 and 7 inches of rain over the last 24 hours. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* Some locations that will experience flooding include... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Pasadena, southeastern Pearland, League City, Baytown, Galveston <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Causeway, Galveston Island West End, Texas City, Friendswood, La <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Porte, Deer Park, Alvin, Dickinson, South Houston, La Marque, Santa <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Fe, Seabrook, Webster, Hitchcock, Beach City and Kemah. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">LAT...LON 2973 9481 2919 9482 2905 9510 2899 9531 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">      2979 9519 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">$$ <span-size:11.0pt;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) @ 0836  hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.9 ft Steady = 4609”

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0836 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 knots from NW gusts to 10 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">20 knots from NW gusts to 26 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from NNW gusts to 16 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">21 knots from NNW gusts to 25 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">16 knots from NNW gusts to 22 knots

 

 

 

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FZUS54 KHGX 250853

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Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 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.

 

GMZ300-252130-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

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

A cold front will continue to push through the Gulf waters this

morning. Widespread showers and with isolated embedded

thunderstorms will accompany the front. Strong north winds with

frequently gusts to gale can be anticipated behind the frontal

boundary over the Gulf waters through this evening, with small

craft advisories across the bays.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-252130-

Matagorda Bay-

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 20 to 30 knots. Bay waters rough. A

chance of showers early in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms in

the morning. A slight chance of showers late in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots

after midnight. Bay waters rough becoming choppy after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

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

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

.TUESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly choppy in

the afternoon. A slight chance of showers in the morning.

Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy. A chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-252130-

Galveston Bay-

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING

THROUGH THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots

in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming rough in the

afternoon. Showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 25 knots

after midnight. Bay waters rough becoming choppy after midnight.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

smooth.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

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

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

chance of showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-252130-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS

EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots with gusts to gale. Seas

5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. Showers likely in

the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in

the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots decreasing to 20 to

25 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional seas up

to 8 feet.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to

3 feet in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming

southwest around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

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

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

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ355-252130-

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

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS

EVENING...

 

.TODAY...North winds 20 to 30 knots becoming northwest 25 to

30 knots in the afternoon and gusts to gale. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Showers in the morning.

Isolated thunderstorms. A slight chance of showers in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots decreasing to 20 to

25 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up

to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers late in the evening.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to

3 feet in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to

around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 foot.

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

.MONDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.

.MONDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 foot.

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

chance of showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-252130-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING...

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS

EVENING...

 

.TODAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots becoming northwest in the

afternoon and frequent gusts to gale. Seas 8 to 11 feet with

occasional seas up to 14 feet. Showers likely in the morning.

Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 7 to 10 feet with

occasional seas up to 13 feet.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

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

up to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west

around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

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

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

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

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

$$

 

GMZ375-252130-

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

353 AM CDT Fri Oct 25 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 7 AM CDT THIS MORNING THROUGH THIS

EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 25 to 35 knots and frequent gusts to gale.

Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to 11 feet building to 8

to 11 feet with occasional seas up to 14 feet in the afternoon.

Showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A chance of

showers in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 25 to 30 knots. Seas 6 to 9 feet with

occasional seas up to 11 feet. A slight chance of showers in the

evening.

.SATURDAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

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

up to 8 feet subsiding to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to

around 5 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

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

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

slight chance of showers after midnight.

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

chance of showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. A

chance of showers in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers and thunderstorms.

 

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">NOAA USGULF Offshore Waters Weather

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Galveston WEB Cams

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<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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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">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 

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

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

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

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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

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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

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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">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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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Houston Pilots Association

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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.