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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:Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

October 30, 2019            Wednesday                   

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-302215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

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

A strong cold front is expected to push off the coast Wednesday

afternoon and winds strengthen quickly through the night. A gale

warning is in effect for gale force winds especially for areas

west of Freeport and out 60 nm miles. Strong to gale force winds

should decrease Thursday night into Friday.

 

$$

 

 

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">Wednesday

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           40° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          69° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 29.88 in / 1012.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   69° 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 E 3 mph

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

<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             47° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     96%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.88 in / 1011.7 mb

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

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

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

Fog / Mist

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            43° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     94%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.87 in / 1011.3 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        5 miles

<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">Heat Index   NR° F

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow">Showers and thunderstorms before 3pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 3pm and 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Temperature falling to around 59 by 5pm. Light north wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms, mainly before 1am. Low around 40. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Thursday: Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 54. North wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 38. North wind around 5 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 60. North wind around 5 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Friday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 45.

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 64.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 44.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.

Monday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 61.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow">Showers and thunderstorms before 4pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 4pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Patchy fog before 1pm. High near 75. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm between 1am and 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Patchy fog between 10pm and 1am. Low around 47. Very windy, with a north wind 20 to 25 mph increasing to 30 to 35 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 45 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 55. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 45. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Friday Night: Increasing clouds, with a low around 53.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

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

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 72.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly sunny, with a high near 74.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;background:yellow;mso-highlight:yellow">Showers and thunderstorms likely, then showers and possibly a thunderstorm after 2pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Temperature rising to near 79 by noon, then falling to around 64 during the remainder of the day. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 10 to 15 mph in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 80%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Tonight: Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly before 4am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 4am. Low around 43. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 54. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.

Thursday Night: Clear, with a low around 39. North wind 10 to 15 mph.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 61. North wind around 10 mph.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 65.

Saturday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

Sunday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

Monday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

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

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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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) @ 0636 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">2.4 ft Falling = 47’04”

<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 Falling = 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 @ 0636 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2 knots from N gusts to 3 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from NE gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from SE gusts to 6 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from SE gusts to 4 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 300939

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

Upper Texas coastal waters from High Island to the Matagorda Ship

Channel out 60 nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

 

Seas are provided as a range of the average height of the highest

1/3 of the waves...along with the occasional height of the average

highest 10 percent of the waves.

 

GMZ300-302215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

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

A strong cold front is expected to push off the coast Wednesday

afternoon and winds strengthen quickly through the night. A gale

warning is in effect for gale force winds especially for areas

west of Freeport and out 60 nm miles. Strong to gale force winds

should decrease Thursday night into Friday.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-302215-

Galveston Bay-

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...East winds around 5 knots becoming northwest 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming choppy in

the afternoon. Patchy fog in the morning. A chance of showers and

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

a chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Northwest winds 20 to 30 knots becoming north 25 to

35 knots after midnight. Bay waters rough becoming very rough

after midnight. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms. Patchy fog

late in the evening.

.THURSDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters rough becoming choppy in

the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

.SUNDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly choppy.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ355-302215-

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

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming west 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy fog in the

morning. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms

in the morning, then showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to 25 to

35 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet after midnight. A chance of

thunderstorms in the evening. Showers. A slight chance of

thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog late in the evening.

.THURSDAY...North winds 20 to 30 knots becoming 20 to 25 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to

7 feet.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to around

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east 10 to

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

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

 

$$

 

GMZ375-302215-

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

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. Patchy fog early in the

morning. A chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms

in the morning, then showers and a chance of thunderstorms in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to 25 to

35 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet building to 7 to

10 feet with occasional seas up to 13 feet after midnight. A

chance of thunderstorms until early morning. Showers. A slight

chance of thunderstorms late. Patchy fog late in the evening.

.THURSDAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots decreasing to 20 to

30 knots in the afternoon. Seas 7 to 10 feet with occasional seas

up to 13 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of

thunderstorms early in the morning.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots becoming northeast

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 5 to 7 feet with occasional

seas up to 8 feet.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to

4 feet.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ330-302215-

Matagorda Bay-

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming choppy in

the afternoon. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to 25 to

35 knots after midnight. Bay waters rough becoming very rough

after midnight. Showers and a chance of thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters rough becoming choppy in

the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy after midnight.

.SATURDAY...North winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth to slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ350-302215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

20 NM-

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...South winds around 5 knots becoming northwest 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers

in the morning. A chance of thunderstorms. Showers in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to 25 to

35 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet after midnight. Showers likely

and a chance of thunderstorms until early morning, then a chance

of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late.

.THURSDAY...North winds 20 to 30 knots becoming 20 to 25 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.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 2 to

3 feet.

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

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

 

$$

 

GMZ370-302215-

Waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX from 20 to

60 NM-

439 AM CDT Wed Oct 30 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM THIS EVENING THROUGH THURSDAY

AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southwest 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms in the morning, then showers and a

chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots increasing to 25 to

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

to 7 feet building to 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas up to

14 feet after midnight. A chance of thunderstorms until early

morning. Showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms late.

.THURSDAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots decreasing to 20 to

25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 8 to 11 feet with occasional seas

up to 14 feet subsiding to 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to

11 feet in the afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

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

to 8 feet.

.FRIDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SATURDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

 

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

http://www.srh.noaa.gov/hgx/<span-size:12.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif">

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

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

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

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

https://www.galveston.com/webcams/

 

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

https://saltwater-recon.com/kemah-seabrook/

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/

 

 

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

https://www.weatherbug.com/weather-camera/   

https://www.meteoblue.com/en/weather/forecast/webcams/baytown_united-states-of-america_4672731

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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Disclaimer
For quality assurance purposes please note well that while the above information is regularly vetted for accuracy it is not intended to replace the local knowledge or expertise pertaining to port conditions of our marine operations personnel. Port précis should always be verified by contacting the corresponding marine department of a particular location for the most up-to-date information.