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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 19, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

November 19, 2019            Tuesday   

 

                

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

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-192230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019

 

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

Light winds this morning will become southeasterly this afternoon.

Onshore winds will strengthen Wednesday as the pressure gradient

tightens in response to the next storm system developing and

moving into the Central Plains. Caution or Advisory flags may be

needed mid week. A cold front should move off the coast Friday

afternoon. 

 

$$

 

Fog is expected to dissipate later this morning and fog is anticipated to form again tonight and should dissipate Wednesday morning.  Presently pilots have not suspended boarding vessels in Houston, Galveston/Texas City and Freeport.

 

 

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">Shallow Fog

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 29.972 in / 1015.5 mb

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

<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">Fog

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             64° 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      97%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.99 in / 1015.5 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         0.5 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 Calm

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

Fog / Mist

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently    47° 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           73° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity     97%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.98 in / 1015.2 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    46° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         1.25miles

<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 Calm

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 76. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Patchy fog after 2am. Otherwise, partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Southeast wind around 5 mph.

Wednesday: Patchy fog before 8am. Otherwise, partly sunny, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely before noon, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 45.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 47.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71.<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">Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 74. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 64. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Patchy fog before 9am, then patchy fog after noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after midnight. Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 65.

Friday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 52. Breezy.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 61.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 51.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 62.

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

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.<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">Patchy dense fog before 10am. Otherwise, sunny, with a high near 73. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Mostly clear, with a low around 65. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph.

Wednesday: Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Breezy, with a south wind 10 to 15 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph.

Wednesday Night: Patchy fog after 3am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am, then patchy fog after noon. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 15 mph.

Thursday Night: Patchy fog. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Patchy fog before 9am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

Friday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 52.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

 

Dense Fog 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">343 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">TXZ200-213-214-226-227-300-313-436>438-191500- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">/O.EXA.KHGX.FG.Y.0037.000000T0000Z-191119T1500Z/ <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Northern Liberty-Inland Harris-Chambers-Wharton-Fort Bend- <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Southern Liberty-Coastal Harris-Matagorda Islands- <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">Including the cities of Liberty, Cleveland, Dayton, Houston, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Winnie, Mont Belvieu, Anahuac, Stowell, Old River-Winfree, <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, Devers, Pasadena, Baytown, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">Surfside Beach, and Galveston <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">343 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019 <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">...DENSE FOG ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM CST THIS MORNING... <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHAT...Visibility one quarter mile or less in dense fog. <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, Chambers, Wharton, <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Fort Bend, Southern Liberty, Coastal Harris, Matagorda <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Islands, Brazoria Islands and Galveston Island and Bolivar <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  Peninsula Counties. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* WHEN...Until 9 AM CST Tuesday. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* IMPACTS...Hazardous driving conditions due to low visibility. <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">* ADDITIONAL DETAILS...The fog will be patchy in nature leading to <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  abrupt changes in visibility. While driving slow down when <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">  encountering the fog. <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">If driving, slow down, use your headlights, and leave plenty of <span-size:10.5pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">distance ahead of you. <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: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) @ 0615 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Failing = 46’06”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.4 ft Steady  = 46’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Falling = 46’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.7 ft Falling = 46’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.6 ft Steady = 46’06”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0615 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1 knots from SW gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1 knots from NNW gusts to 2 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 191002

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 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.

 

GMZ300-192230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019

 

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

Light winds this morning will become southeasterly this afternoon.

Onshore winds will strengthen Wednesday as the pressure gradient

tightens in response to the next storm system developing and

moving into the Central Plains. Caution or Advisory flags may be

needed mid week. A cold front should move off the coast Friday

afternoon. 

 

$$

 

GMZ330-335-192230-

Matagorda Bay-Galveston Bay-

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019

 

.TODAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

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

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

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. Patchy fog after midnight. A slight chance of

showers and thunderstorms late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy. Patchy fog. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

in the late evening and early morning. A chance of showers and

thunderstorms late.

.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest in the

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy. Patchy fog early in the

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

showers. A slight chance of thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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

20 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy after midnight. A chance of showers.

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

10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-192230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019

 

.TODAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 1 foot. Patchy fog early in the morning.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet

building to 3 to 5 feet in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional

seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms

late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet with

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

thunderstorms.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late evening

and early morning. A chance of showers and thunderstorms late.

.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west in the

afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A chance of thunderstorms in the

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

the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers early in the evening, then a chance of

showers in the late evening and overnight.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to

2 feet.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-192230-

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-

402 AM CST Tue Nov 19 2019

 

.TODAY...Variable winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in the

afternoon. Seas 1 foot.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots increasing to 15 to

20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming 15 to

25 knots in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet building to 4 to

6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet in the afternoon. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to

7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 7 feet with

occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.THURSDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the late evening and overnight.

.FRIDAY...South winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to

7 feet. A chance of thunderstorms early in the morning. A chance

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

and afternoon.

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

occasional seas up to 7 feet. A slight chance of showers early in

the evening, then a chance of showers in the late evening and

overnight.

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

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to

3 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

http://www.nhc.noaa.gov/text/MIAOFFNT4.shtml<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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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

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<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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<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">

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The Galveston Ship Channel is approximately    miles from GB Buoy <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:white">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423">The ACOE project draft for the GSC is 45’00” FW.  The narrowest point is approximately 1,200 ft wide with no air draft restrictions.  At the POGA berths the maximum deep draft varies from 32’00” to 40’00” at MLT,

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Port of Freeport is located three miles from deep water, the channel is 400 ft wide and ACOE project maximum deep draft at MLW is 45’00”.

 

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Army Corp of Engineers

http://www.swg.usace.army.mil/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">

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

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

http://www.houston-pilots.com/<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

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

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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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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.