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Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/31/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/30/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/29/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/28/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/27/2020 Normal
MSIB 01-20 Novel Coronavirus from USCG Washington, D.C. 01/27/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/26/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/25/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/24/2020 Normal
USCG Notice Regarding Recent Coronavirus 01/23/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/23/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 01/23/2020 Normal
Freeport Update 01/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/22/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/21/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/20/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/19/2020 Normal
Freeport - Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Freeport - Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/18/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/17/2020 Normal
Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic 01/17/2020 Normal
Freeport // Update01/16/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/16/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Freeport // Closed to all vessel traffic 01/15/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/15/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/14/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/14/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/13/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/13/2020 Normal
Sea fog returning to the region Monday morning01/12/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/12/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/11/2020 Normal
Port of Freeport Update 01/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/10/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/09/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/08/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/07/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/06/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/05/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/04/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/03/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/02/2020 Normal
Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update 01/01/2020 Normal

 Daily Port Update

Subject:Houston, Galveston, Texas City, & Freeport, TX - Daily Port Update
Date:Saturday, January 04, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

January 04, 2020            Saturday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-050100-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

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

The moderate to strong offshore flow will decrease through the

morning hours as the upper level low moves to the east and high

pressure begins building over Texas. Offshore flow will continue

through today then become onshore late tonight into tomorrow as  the

high pressure moves out into the western Gulf. The next  potential

cold front arrives Monday night into Tuesday bringing the

potential return of small craft advisories.

 

$$

 

 

Houston // Open to all vessel traffic

 

Recent port closures

01/02

0420       All vessel traffic suspended – due to fog

1300       Outbound vessel traffic only resumed

2045        Inbound vessel traffic resumed // Outbound vessel traffic suspended

 

01/03

0530       Outbound vessel traffic resumed // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

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Houston

Galveston

Freeport

Sunrise

Sunset

0717 hrs

1735 hrs

0714 hrs

1734 hrs

0716 hrs

1737 hrs

 

 

 

<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">Saturday

<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   45° 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          68° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer 30.27 in / 1025.5 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   35° 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  41° F

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

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

<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     53° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High            62° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity      66%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer   30.27 in / 1024.9 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     42° 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   49° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Wind N 12 mph

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

<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    44° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low            51° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           66° 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  30.29 in / 1025.8 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    37° 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 NW 3 mph

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 68. Calm wind becoming northwest around 5 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. Calm wind becoming south around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 71. Light southwest wind increasing to 5 to 10 mph in the morning.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 53. South wind around 5 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 72. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 50.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 41.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 56.

Thursday: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 74.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

<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">Sunny, with a high near 62. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 56. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 67. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 59. South wind around 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 68. South wind around 10 mph.

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

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 62. Breezy.

Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 49.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 63.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Partly sunny, with a high near 69.

Thursday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 64.

Friday: Showers and thunderstorms likely. Cloudy, with a high near 70. Chance of precipitation is 60%.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sunny, with a high near 66. Northwest wind around 5 mph becoming southwest in the afternoon.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 51. Southwest wind around 5 mph.

Sunday: Sunny, with a high near 70. Southwest wind 5 to 10 mph.

Sunday Night: Mostly clear, with a low around 56. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: Mostly sunny, with a high near 71. South wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51.

Tuesday: Sunny, with a high near 64.

Tuesday Night: Clear, with a low around 44.

Wednesday: Sunny, with a high near 65.

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 57.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.

Thursday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 62.

Friday: A 50 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72.<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) @ 0628 hrs

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.3 ft Falling = 44’09”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.2 ft Falling = 45’02”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">-0.2 ft Steady = 44’10”

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

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

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<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0628 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">3 knots from WNW gusts to 4 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">8 knots from NW gusts to 11 knots

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">11 knots from N gusts to 14 knots

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

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

 

 

 

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<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">MARSEC LEVEL 1

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

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<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif;color:#1F497D">NOAA Weather Galveston Bay & Matagorda Bay

https://tgftp.nws.noaa.gov/data/raw/fz/fzus54.khgx.cwf.hgx.txt<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif">

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FZUS54 KHGX 041200

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

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.

 

GMZ300-050100-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

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

The moderate to strong offshore flow will decrease through the

morning hours as the upper level low moves to the east and high

pressure begins building over Texas. Offshore flow will continue

through today then become onshore late tonight into tomorrow as  the

high pressure moves out into the western Gulf. The next  potential

cold front arrives Monday night into Tuesday bringing the

potential return of small craft advisories.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-050100-

Galveston Bay-

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 10 to 15 knots becoming west around

5 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters slightly choppy becoming

smooth in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds around 5 knots. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. 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 late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming

slightly choppy after midnight. A slight chance of showers.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

after midnight. Bay waters smooth.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

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

and overnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-050100-

Matagorda Bay-

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

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

afternoon. Bay waters smooth.

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

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

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

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

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming north

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth becoming choppy

after midnight.

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

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters

smooth.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots becoming southeast 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters smooth becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

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

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

and early morning. A chance of showers late.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-050100-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming west 5 to 10 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet subsiding to 1 to 2 feet in the

afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

.SUNDAY...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 1 to 2 feet.

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

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

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northwest

15 to 20 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A slight chance

of showers.

.TUESDAY...North winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots in

the afternoon. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 10 to 15 knots becoming around

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...Southeast winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

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

7 feet with occasional seas up to 8 feet. A slight chance of

showers in the late evening and overnight.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-050100-

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-

600 AM CST Sat Jan 4 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...North winds 15 to 20 knots becoming northwest 5 to

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

up to 7 feet subsiding to 2 to 3 feet in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...Southwest winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 feet.

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

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

.MONDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.MONDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northwest

20 to 25 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance

of showers in the evening, then a chance of showers after

midnight.

.TUESDAY...North winds 20 to 25 knots decreasing to 15 to

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

up to 8 feet.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...Northeast winds 15 to 20 knots becoming east

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 to 5 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots becoming southeast 15 to

20 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 15 to 20 knots. Seas 6 to

8 feet with occasional seas up to 10 feet. A slight chance of

showers in the late evening and overnight.

 

$$

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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-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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<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 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

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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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www.brazospilots.com

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NOAA

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Notice posted on Saturday, January 04, 2020

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.