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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:Tuesday, November 12, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

November 12, 2019            Tuesday   

 

                

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

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-122230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

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

Strong north winds will persist today in the wake of the cold

front that pushed through. Winds will occasionally gust over 40

knots into the morning hours. Winds and seas will begin to slowly

diminish this afternoon into Wednesday. As a coastal trough

develops Wednesday night, winds and seas will again increase.

Another reinforcing front will push off the coast on Thursday with

offshore winds prevailing into the weekend.

 

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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">Tuesday

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   37° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           31° F

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.42 in / 1030.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   28° 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  28° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 16 mph, Gusts up to 33 mph

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     41° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             37° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            47° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      82%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.39 in / 1029.1 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     36° 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   30° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 31 mph, Gusts up to 40 mph

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

Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    37° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            34° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           44° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.41 in / 1029.6 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    30° 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    27° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 20 mph, Gusts up to 28 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 43. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 30 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 31. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 51. Northeast wind around 5 mph becoming south in the afternoon.

Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 43. South wind around 5 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

Thursday: Showers likely. Cloudy, with a high near 51. North wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers before midnight. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 40.

Friday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 40.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 60.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 44.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 66.<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">A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9am. Cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly sunny, with a high near 47. Windy, with a north wind 20 to 30 mph, with gusts as high as 40 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 37. Breezy, with a north wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 49. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 49. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 10 to 15 mph after midnight.

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 55. Breezy, with a northeast wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy during the early evening, then gradual clearing, with a low around 47. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 56.

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 46.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 59.

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

Sunday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 65.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 64.<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">A 30 percent chance of rain, mainly before 9am. Cloudy through mid-morning, then gradual clearing, with a high near 44. Windy, with a north wind 15 to 25 mph, with gusts as high as 35 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Partly cloudy, with a low around 34. Northeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 53. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 50. Northeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Thursday: Showers likely, mainly after 7am. Cloudy, with a high near 56. Northeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Thursday Night: Showers likely, mainly before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 45. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 58.

Friday Night: Clear, with a low around 47.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54.

Sunday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 67.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54.

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 66.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

Freeze Warning<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 CST Tue Nov 12 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ200-213-226-227-235>238-300-122200- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.CAN.KHGX.WI.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-191112T1200Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.NEW.KHGX.FZ.W.0004.191113T0300Z-191113T1500Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Northern Liberty-Inland Harris-Wharton-Fort Bend-Inland Jackson- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Inland Matagorda-Inland Brazoria-Inland Galveston- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Southern Liberty- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Including the cities of Liberty, Cleveland, Dayton, Houston, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">El Campo, Wharton, Missouri City, Mission Bend, Sugar Land, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Rosenberg, First Colony, Pecan Grove, Edna, Ganado, Bay City, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Pearland, Alvin, Angleton, League City, Friendswood, and Devers <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">348 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">WEDNESDAY... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...WIND ADVISORY IS CANCELLED... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...The first freeze of the winter season is expected tonight. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Northern Liberty, Inland Harris, Wharton, Fort Bend, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Inland Jackson, Inland Matagorda, Inland Brazoria, Inland <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Galveston and Southern Liberty Counties. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...From 9 PM this evening to 9 AM CST Wednesday. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Freezing temperatures can kill crops and other <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  sensitive vegetation. <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">Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">ground pipes to protect them from freezing. <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">Wind Advisory <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 CST Tue Nov 12 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ335>338-122200- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.NEW.KHGX.FZ.W.0004.191113T0300Z-191113T1500Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.EXT.KHGX.WI.Y.0016.000000T0000Z-191112T1800Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Jackson-Coastal Matagorda-Coastal Brazoria- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Coastal Galveston- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Including the cities of Palacios, Lake Jackson, Freeport, Clute, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Texas City, Dickinson, and La Marque <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">348 AM CST Tue Nov 12 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 NOW IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...FREEZE WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 9 PM THIS EVENING TO 9 AM CST <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">WEDNESDAY... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...For the Freeze Warning, the first freeze of the winter <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  is expected tonight. For the Wind Advisory, north winds 25 to <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  35 mph with gusts up to 40 mph. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHERE...Coastal Jackson, Coastal Matagorda, Coastal Brazoria <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  and Coastal Galveston Counties. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...For the Freeze Warning, from 9 PM this evening to 9 AM <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  CST Wednesday. For the Wind Advisory, until noon CST today. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Tree limbs could be blown down and a few power outages may <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  result. Frost and freeze conditions will kill crops, other <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  sensitive vegetation and possibly damage unprotected outdoor <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  plumbing. <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">Use extra caution when driving, especially if operating a high <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">profile vehicle. Secure outdoor objects. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Take steps now to protect tender plants from the cold. To prevent <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">freezing and possible bursting of outdoor water pipes they should <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">be wrapped, drained, or allowed to drip slowly. Those that have <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">in-ground sprinkler systems should drain them and cover above- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">ground pipes to protect them from freezing. <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">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0659 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">0.7 ft Falling = 44’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.1 ft Falling  = 44’11”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.1 ft Falling = 45’01”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:red">-0.1 ft Steady = 44’11”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.1 ft Steady = 45’01”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0659 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">13 knots from N gusts to 20 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">22 knots from N gusts to 29 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">17 knots from N gusts to 29 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">28 knots from N gusts to 35 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">20 knots from N gusts to 26 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 120918

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Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 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.

 

GMZ300-122230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

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

Strong north winds will persist today in the wake of the cold

front that pushed through. Winds will occasionally gust over 40

knots into the morning hours. Winds and seas will begin to slowly

diminish this afternoon into Wednesday. As a coastal trough

develops Wednesday night, winds and seas will again increase.

Another reinforcing front will push off the coast on Thursday with

offshore winds prevailing into the weekend.

 

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GMZ330-122230-

Matagorda Bay-

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 PM

CST THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots this morning decreasing to

around 20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters rough. A chance of

rain early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to 10 knots

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming smooth after

midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds near 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy. A chance of showers early in the

evening, then showers likely in the late evening and overnight.

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

20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy in the afternoon. Showers.

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

15 knots after midnight. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers in the evening, then a

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.FRIDAY...North 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. Bay waters smooth.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

smooth. A slight chance of showers late.

 

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GMZ335-122230-

Galveston Bay-

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING...

...LOW WATER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 9 AM THIS MORNING TO 3 PM

CST THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots this morning decreasing to

around 20 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters rough. A chance of

rain early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers late in the

afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY 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 until early

morning, then showers likely late.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

Showers likely.

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

A chance of showers in the evening. A slight chance of showers

after midnight.

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

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers late.

 

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GMZ350-355-122230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM NOON CST TODAY THROUGH

THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots this

morning becoming 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 8

feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. A chance of rain early in

the morning.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northeast 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

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

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of

showers until early morning, then showers likely late.

.THURSDAY...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to

25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Showers likely.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of showers in

the evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.

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

in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

.SATURDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

slight chance of showers late.

 

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GMZ370-375-122230-

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-

318 AM CST Tue Nov 12 2019

 

...GALE WARNING IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...North winds 25 to 35 knots with gusts to 40 knots this

morning decreasing to 20 to 25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 9 to

12 feet with occasional seas up to 15 feet. Rain likely early in

the morning.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming northeast 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up

to 10 feet subsiding to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to

7 feet after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers.

.THURSDAY...East winds around 20 knots becoming northeast 20 to

30 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet building to 5 to

7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet in the afternoon.

Showers likely.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...North winds 20 to 30 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet

with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A chance of showers in the

evening, then a slight chance of showers after midnight.

.FRIDAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet.

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

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

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast

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

late.

 

$$

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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

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

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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197’ (Morgan’s Point)

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<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;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">Houston Pilots Association

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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

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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.