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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:Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

November 20, 2019            Wednesday   

 

                

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

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-202330-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

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

Onshore winds will strengthen today as the pressure gradient

tightens in response to the next storm system developing and

moving into the Central Plains. A cold front should move off the

coast late Friday afternoon, increasing rain chances ahead and

along the front. Winds increase and seas build in the wake of the

frontal passage.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

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">Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   66° 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          79° 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 30.03 in / 1017.4 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 SE 9 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     71° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low             68° 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 / 1017.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     66° 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 SE 12 mph

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

Partly Cloudy

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           77° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  30.03 in / 1016.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    65° 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 SW 8 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of showers between noon and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Cloudy, with a low around 67. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Isolated showers, with thunderstorms also possible after 9am. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 79. Southeast wind 5 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. Southeast wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms. High near 77. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 90%.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then a slight chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 68.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 73.

Monday Night: Scattered showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 61. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Tonight: Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. Southeast wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Isolated showers before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely, mainly after 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. South wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Friday Night: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 1am, then a chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 54. Breezy. Chance of precipitation is 70%.

Saturday: A 40 percent chance of showers before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 64.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68.

Monday Night: Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of showers before 1pm, then a slight chance of showers after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers before 7pm. Patchy fog after 10pm. Otherwise, cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Thursday: Isolated showers before 10am, then isolated showers and thunderstorms between 10am and 1pm. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. Southeast wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Thursday Night: Isolated showers and thunderstorms after 1am. Patchy fog after 7pm. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 7am. Patchy fog before 10am. Otherwise, mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Southwest wind around 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Friday Night: A chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday: A 30 percent chance of showers before 7am. Sunny, with a high near 67.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67.

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

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Monday Night: Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 65. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74. Chance of precipitation is 40%.<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) @ 0804 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.8 ft Steady = 46’08”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.5 ft Falling  = 46’05”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.9 ft Falling = 46’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.0 ft Rising = 47’00”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.8 ft Falling = 46’08”

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0804 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from SE gusts to 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">9 knots from ESE gusts to 11 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from ESE 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">9 knots from ESE gusts to 10 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from SE gusts to 8 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 201018

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 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.

 

GMZ300-202330-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

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

Onshore winds will strengthen today as the pressure gradient

tightens in response to the next storm system developing and

moving into the Central Plains. A cold front should move off the

coast late Friday afternoon, increasing rain chances ahead and

along the front. Winds increase and seas build in the wake of the

frontal passage.

 

 

$$

 

GMZ335-202330-

Galveston Bay-

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

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

choppy.

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

choppy. Patchy fog. Isolated showers late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

morning. Patchy fog early in the morning. Patchy fog late in the

afternoon.

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

choppy. Patchy fog. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

late evening and overnight.

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

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

morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms early in the

morning, then showers and thunderstorms in the late morning and

afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters

slightly choppy. Showers likely early in the evening.

Thunderstorms likely in the evening. A chance of showers in the

late evening and overnight.

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

choppy.

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

.SUNDAY...North winds around 5 knots becoming south in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...South winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-202330-

Matagorda Bay-

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers late.

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

choppy. Patchy fog. Isolated showers late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Patchy fog early in the morning. Patchy fog late

in the afternoon. Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the

morning. Isolated showers and thunderstorms late in the

afternoon.

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

choppy. Patchy fog. Isolated showers and thunderstorms until

early morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms late.

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

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

morning. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

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

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

chance of showers after midnight.

.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...Northeast winds around 5 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in

the afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-202330-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution Today...

 

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

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet. A slight chance of

showers.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots toward morning. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up

to 7 feet. Isolated showers late.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

Isolated showers and thunderstorms in the morning.

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

Isolated showers and thunderstorms until early morning. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms late.

.FRIDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms.

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

building to 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet after

midnight. A chance of thunderstorms in the evening. A chance of

showers.

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

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.SUNDAY...Northeast winds around 5 knots becoming southeast in

the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-202330-

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-

418 AM CST Wed Nov 20 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM LATE THIS AFTERNOON

THROUGH LATE TONIGHT...

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution Today...

 

.TODAY...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet

building to 5 to 6 feet with occasional seas up to 7 feet in the

afternoon. A slight chance of showers.

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

occasional seas up to 8 feet. Isolated showers in the late

evening and overnight.

.THURSDAY...Southeast winds around 15 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the morning.

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

with occasional seas up to 7 feet. Isolated showers and

thunderstorms in the late evening and early morning. Scattered

showers and thunderstorms late.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 6 feet with occasional seas

up to 7 feet. Scattered showers and thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots becoming north

after midnight. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas up to

6 feet building to 6 to 8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet

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

chance of showers.

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

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

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

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

 

$$

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

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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

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<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-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">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

www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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Notice posted on Wednesday, November 20, 2019

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.