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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
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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:Thursday, November 21, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

November 21, 2019            Thursday   

 

                

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

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-220215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

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

Moderate onshore winds will continue today with seas gradually

lowering late this morning and afternoon. A cold front should  move

off the coast Friday evening. Winds will increase and seas  will

build in the wake of the frontal passage. High pressure builds in

over Southeast Texas Saturday night and winds relax. Onshore flow

returns Monday. 

 

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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

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

<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   74° 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          80° F

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

<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   64° 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 10 mph

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

<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     72° 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            77° 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   30.06 in / 1017.6 mb

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

A Few Clouds

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           78° 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  30.03 in / 1016.9 mb

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

Today: <span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black;background:white">A 20 percent chance of showers between 4pm and 5pm. Cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 10 to 15 mph.<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Isolated showers after 9pm. Cloudy, with a low around 69. South wind 5 to 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80. South wind 5 to 15 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms before midnight, then isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, then gradually becoming mostly clear, with a low around 52. North wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 67. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69.

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

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 76.

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

Tuesday: Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday Night: Isolated showers. Partly cloudy, with a low around 55. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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Today: <span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy, with a high near 77. Southeast wind around 10 mph.

Tonight: Isolated showers after 7pm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 65. Breezy, with a north wind 10 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 60.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 72.

Monday Night: Isolated showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Partly sunny, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Tuesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

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Today: <span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A slight chance of showers between 2pm and 3pm. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tonight: Isolated showers after 8pm. Cloudy, with a low around 68. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Friday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. South wind 10 to 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Friday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. Breezy, with a west wind 5 to 10 mph becoming north 15 to 20 mph in the evening. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 68. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

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

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59.

Monday: Sunny, with a high near 74.

Monday Night: Isolated showers after midnight. Partly cloudy, with a low around 67. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday: Isolated showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Tuesday Night: Isolated showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

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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) @ 0908 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0908 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from SSE gusts to12 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from SE gusts to 4 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 SE gusts to 10 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from SE gusts to 9 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 211350 AAA

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast...UPDATED

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 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.

 

GMZ300-220215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

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

Moderate onshore winds will continue today with seas gradually

lowering late this morning and afternoon. A cold front should  move

off the coast Friday evening. Winds will increase and seas  will

build in the wake of the frontal passage. High pressure builds in

over Southeast Texas Saturday night and winds relax. Onshore flow

returns Monday. 

 

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GMZ335-220215-

Galveston Bay-

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy.

.TONIGHT...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming south 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth after midnight. Isolated showers until early morning.

Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms late.

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

Showers likely and isolated thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming north

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy. Scattered showers and

isolated thunderstorms.

.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.

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Isolated showers in the late evening and

overnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-220215-

Matagorda Bay-

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds around 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth to slightly choppy.

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

choppy. Isolated showers in the late evening and early morning.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms late.

.FRIDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

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

20 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy after midnight. Scattered showers and isolated

thunderstorms in the evening, then isolated 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 becoming north

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight.

.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.

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. Isolated showers in the late evening and

overnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-220215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution Through Noon...

 

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 4 to 6 feet

with occasional seas up to 7 feet this morning diminishing to 3 to

5 feet.

.TONIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 5 feet. Isolated

showers. Isolated thunderstorms late.

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

showers in the morning. Isolated thunderstorms. Showers likely in

the afternoon.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots and gusty becoming

north after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. Scattered showers and

isolated thunderstorms.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 5 feet subsiding to 2 to

3 feet in the afternoon.

.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to

15 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

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

afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

Isolated showers.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-220215-

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-

750 AM CST Thu Nov 21 2019

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL NOON CST TODAY...

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution This Afternoon...

 

.REST OF TODAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 6 to 8 feet

with occasional seas up to 9 feet diminishing to 5 to 6 feet this

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 5 to 6 feet with

occasional seas up to 7 feet. Isolated showers in the late

evening and early morning. Scattered showers and isolated

thunderstorms late.

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

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

7 feet. Scattered showers and isolated thunderstorms.

.FRIDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds near 15 knots becoming north in

the late evening 15 to 20 knots and gusty. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet building to 6 to 7 feet. Showers

likely early in the evening. Isolated thunderstorms. Scattered

showers in the late evening and overnight.

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

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

up to 7 feet subsiding to 3 to 4 feet in the afternoon.

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

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

afternoon. Seas 2 feet.

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

Isolated showers late.

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 feet. Isolated

showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

Isolated showers.

 

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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

 

 

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

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

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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

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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">197’ (Battleship Texas)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">175' (Beltway 8 Bridge)

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The Texas City Ship Channel is approximately 11 miles from GB Buoy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">The ACOE project draft for the TXCSC is 45’00 FW at MLT from the GB BUOY to Valero Dock # 42, the channel above project draft is 40’00 FW at MLT.  The length on the final approach from the Houston, Galveston, Texas City tri-channel split is approximately 6 miles, the width is approximately a 400 ft bottom, the Turning Basin is approximately 4,200 ft long and 1,200 ft wide with a maximum deep draft of 45 ft FW at MLT, and is navigable day or night with no air draft restrictions.  Only TX City Docks with 45’00” maximum deep draft at MLT are TC # 41, & 42

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

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

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

 

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Army Corp of Engineers

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

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NOAA

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Notice posted on Thursday, November 21, 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.