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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/30/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/29/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/28/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/27/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/26/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/25/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/24/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/23/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/22/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/21/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/20/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/19/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/18/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/17/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/16/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/15/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/14/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/13/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/12/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/11/2019 Normal
NWS Houston/Galveston - Marine Weather Update for Nov 11-1211/11/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/10/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/09/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/08/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/07/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/06/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/05/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/04/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/03/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/02/2019 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 11/01/2019 Normal

 Daily Port Update

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

 

November 04, 2019            Monday   

 

                

 

Central Time Zone switched from Central Daylight Time – CDT to Central Standard Time – CST this morning at 0200 hours 11/03

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-042315-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

422 AM CST Mon Nov 4 2019

 

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

Light to moderate east to southeast winds will prevail across the

waters through Wednesday. With the persistent fetch across the

Gulf of Mexico seas will slowly build. A strong cold front will

push across the waters most likely Thursday night...with

strong...gusty northerly winds in its wake late Thursday night and

Friday. A small craft advisory will likely be needed and may

reach gale conditions.

 

$$

 

 

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           65° 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    84%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.06 in / 1018.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   56° 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 Chill  NR° F

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             67° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            74° 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   30.06 in / 1017.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     62° 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 Chill   NR° F

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

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

Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    64° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            67° 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     87%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.05 in / 1017.7 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    60° 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    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 E 6 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. East wind around 5 mph becoming south in the morning.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Tuesday: Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming northeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 59. East wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 76. East wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 54. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers, mainly before noon. Cloudy, with a high near 61.

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

Saturday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 63.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Sunday: Partly sunny, with a high near 69.<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">Partly sunny, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: A slight chance of showers between 2am and 3am. Patchy fog between 3am and 5am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73. Northeast wind around 5 mph.

Tuesday Night: Partly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. East wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 63.

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

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Tonight: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm after midnight.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers after 3pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming east in the afternoon.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 74. East wind around 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Thursday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Thursday Night: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Cloudy, with a low around 57. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before noon, then a slight chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 64. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Friday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 49.

Saturday: Partly sunny, with a high near 64.

Saturday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Sunday: Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70.<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) @ 0748 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.3 ft Falling = 47’03”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.1 ft Steady = 47’01”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.4 ft Steady = 47’04”

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0748 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1 knots from E 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">10 knots from E gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">15 knots from E gusts to 17 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">14 knots from ENE gusts to 17 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">7 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

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FZUS54 KHGX 041022

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

422 AM CST Mon Nov 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.

 

GMZ300-042315-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

422 AM CST Mon Nov 4 2019

 

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

Light to moderate east to southeast winds will prevail across the

waters through Wednesday. With the persistent fetch across the

Gulf of Mexico seas will slowly build. A strong cold front will

push across the waters most likely Thursday night...with

strong...gusty northerly winds in its wake late Thursday night and

Friday. A small craft advisory will likely be needed and may

reach gale conditions.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-335-042315-

Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-

422 AM CST Mon Nov 4 2019

 

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

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after

midnight. Bay waters smooth. Patchy fog after midnight. A slight

chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. Patchy fog early in the morning. A

slight chance of showers.

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

choppy.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

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

morning and afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy after midnight. Showers likely until early morning. A

slight chance of thunderstorms. A chance of showers late.

.FRIDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A slight

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming

slightly choppy after midnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-042315-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

422 AM CST Mon Nov 4 2019

 

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

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east after

midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet. A slight chance of showers after

midnight.

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers in the morning.

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

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

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers after midnight. A chance of showers late.

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

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

and afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north

15 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 1 to 2 feet building to 2 to

4 feet after midnight. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening.

Showers likely. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.

.FRIDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight

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

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

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-042315-

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-

422 AM CST Mon Nov 4 2019

 

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

chance of showers late in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south after

midnight. Seas 2 feet. A slight chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance of

showers early in the morning.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers until early morning. A chance of showers

late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

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

and afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north

15 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 2 feet building to 3 to

5 feet after midnight. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening.

Showers likely. A slight chance of thunderstorms after midnight.

.FRIDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of thunderstorms

until late afternoon. A chance of showers.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast 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. A slight chance of showers.

 

$$

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

Please visit our WEB Site<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> www.moranshipping.com<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> for port tide tables <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<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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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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Army Corp of Engineers

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

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NOAA

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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.