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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:Friday, November 22, 2019
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

November 22, 2019            Friday   

 

                

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

 

 

Hurricane Season

June 1st – November 30th

Be Prepared     

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-222230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

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

Small craft should continue to exceed caution in the off shore

waters through daybreak, but then the flow is expected to weaker

through the morning. A front is expected to be pushing through the

region today bringing with it showers and thunderstorms through

the day the may bring locally higher wind gusts and seas. The

front is expected to move off shore this evening with

precipitation chances decreasing through the night. Tonight, a

moderate northerly flow will emerge bringing again potential

caution flag criteria in the offshore waters. Winds weaken for the

start of the weekend with light onshore flow through Monday.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

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">Friday

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

<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           47° 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    94%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 29.95 in / 1014.6 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility       7 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 6 mph

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

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

<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             53° 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      96%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   29.96 in / 1014.6 mb

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility         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 SE 7 mph

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

Mostly Cloudy

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            49° 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     96%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.97 in / 1015.0 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    72° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility        7 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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A chance of showers before 9am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 9am and 2pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 2pm. Mostly cloudy, with a temperature rising to near 75 by 11am, then falling to around 65 during the remainder of the day. Light and variable wind becoming northwest 5 to 10 mph in the morning. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 47. North wind around 10 mph.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 63. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 49. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the evening.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 69. Calm wind becoming southwest around 5 mph.

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

Monday: A 20 percent chance of showers after noon. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.

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

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 59.

Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a low around 63.

Thanksgiving Day: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 80.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A chance of showers before 9am, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms between 9am and 11am, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm after 11am. Cloudy, with a high near 73. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming northwest in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New rainfall amounts between a quarter and half of an inch possible.

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 1am, then a slight chance of showers between 1am and 3am. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 53. Breezy, with a north wind 5 to 10 mph increasing to 15 to 20 mph after midnight. Winds could gust as high as 25 mph. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Saturday: Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 62. North wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. North wind around 10 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 70.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Cloudy, with a low around 63.

Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 69. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

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

Thanksgiving Day: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 74.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 2pm, then showers likely and possibly a thunderstorm between 2pm and 5pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms after 5pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. South wind 5 to 10 mph becoming west in the afternoon. Chance of precipitation is 60%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Tonight: A chance of showers and thunderstorms before 9pm, then a slight chance of showers between 9pm and 11pm. Cloudy, then gradually becoming partly cloudy, with a low around 49. North wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New precipitation amounts of less than a tenth of an inch, except higher amounts possible in thunderstorms.

Saturday: Sunny, with a high near 64. North wind around 10 mph, with gusts as high as 20 mph.

Saturday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 54. North wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 66. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm in the morning.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 61.

Monday: Partly sunny, with a high near 73.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 68.

Tuesday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms after 1pm. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76.

Tuesday Night: A slight chance of showers and thunderstorms before 7pm, then a slight chance of showers after 1am. Cloudy, with a low around 63. Chance of precipitation is 20%.

Wednesday: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 71. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Wednesday Night: Scattered showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Thanksgiving Day: A 20 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 76.<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) @ 0751 hrs

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0751 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2 knots from SSW gusts to5 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from S gusts to 5 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from SSE gusts to 8 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 9 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from SE gusts to 7 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 220938

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 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.

 

GMZ300-222230-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

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

Small craft should continue to exceed caution in the off shore

waters through daybreak, but then the flow is expected to weaker

through the morning. A front is expected to be pushing through the

region today bringing with it showers and thunderstorms through

the day the may bring locally higher wind gusts and seas. The

front is expected to move off shore this evening with

precipitation chances decreasing through the night. Tonight, a

moderate northerly flow will emerge bringing again potential

caution flag criteria in the offshore waters. Winds weaken for the

start of the weekend with light onshore flow through Monday.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-222230-

Galveston Bay-

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west in the

afternoon. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers and a slight

chance of thunderstorms early in the morning, then showers likely

and a chance of thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

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

20 knots after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

choppy after midnight. A slight chance of thunderstorms early in

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

.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. A slight

chance of showers in the late morning and afternoon.

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

choppy. A slight chance of showers in the late evening and

overnight.

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

afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers

and thunderstorms.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast

after midnight. Bay waters slightly choppy. Scattered showers in

the late evening and overnight. Isolated thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-222230-

Matagorda Bay-

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

.TODAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon. A chance of showers. A slight chance of

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy. A

slight chance of showers in the evening.

.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 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 10 to 15 knots. Bay waters slightly

choppy.

.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon. A slight chance of showers and

thunderstorms early in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A slight chance of showers in the

late evening and early morning. Scattered showers and isolated

thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-222230-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

.TODAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots becoming west 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of showers and a

slight chance of thunderstorms in the morning, then showers

likely and a chance of thunderstorms early in the afternoon. A

chance of showers and a slight chance of thunderstorms late.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

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

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

and early morning.

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

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

.SATURDAY NIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 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 increasing to 10 to 15 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

slight chance of showers and thunderstorms in the late morning

and afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet. A slight chance

of showers in the late evening and early morning. Scattered

showers and isolated thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-222230-

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-

338 AM CST Fri Nov 22 2019

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southwest 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 4 to 5 feet with occasional seas

up to 6 feet. A chance of showers and a slight chance of

thunderstorms.

.TONIGHT...North winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 4 to 5 feet with

occasional seas up to 6 feet. A slight 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 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 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.

.MONDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots increasing to 10 to 15 knots

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

early in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY...Southwest winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance

of showers in the late evening and overnight. Isolated

thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

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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">

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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

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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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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.