Skip to main content

Freeport

Go Search
All Ports
Freeport
FRPT Calendar
  
Freeport > Pages > Notices  

Web Part Page Title Bar image
Notices

 Year

 Month

 Port Updates

SubjectDatePriority
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 11, 2020
Priority:Normal
Notice:

 

January 11, 2020            Saturday

 

 

                

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

 

 

NOAA Weather

GMZ300-112215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

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

Showers and thunderstorms are exiting to the east early this

morning. Winds are becoming northwesterly and gusty in the wake of

the front, which will continue into this afternoon. Winds will

continue to veer northerly Saturday evening while diminishing.

Expect winds to continue to veer to the east and southeast

Sunday. A warm front moves north into the area Monday and will

bring a threat of sea fog.

 

$$

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

01/10

2325       All vessel traffic suspended due to inclement weather

 

01/11

0530       All vessel traffic resumed

 

 

Galveston / Texas City // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

Freeport // Open to all vessel traffic

 

 

NOAA Weather Service

<a&TextType=1

 

 

Houston

Galveston

Freeport

Sunrise

Sunset

0717 hrs

1740 hrs

0714 hrs

1739 hrs

0716 hrs

1742 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">Mostly Cloudy

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently   59° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Low           39° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High          58° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Humidity    83%

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Barometer  29.93 in / 1014.1 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint   54° 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 W 6 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">Overcast

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Currently     63° 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            62° 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  29.95 in / 1014.1 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint     58° 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 W 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    58° F

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">High           61° 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  29.95 in / 1014.3 mb

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Dewpoint    53° F

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Visibility      10 miles

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

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

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

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Cloudy through mid- morning, then gradual clearing, with a temperature falling to around 52 by 9am. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 39. North wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 64. Calm wind.

Sunday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Southeast wind around 5 mph becoming calm.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 67. Calm wind becoming east around 5 mph in the morning.

Monday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 62.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 77. Chance of precipitation is 50%.

Tuesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 67.

Wednesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Cloudy, with a high near 78. Chance of precipitation is 30%.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 66.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 55.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.<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">Partly sunny through mid-morning, then becoming sunny, with a temperature falling to around 54 by 5pm. Breezy, with a northwest wind 15 to 20 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 47. Northwest wind 5 to 15 mph becoming northeast after midnight.

Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 63. East wind around 5 mph.

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 58. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 68. East wind around 10 mph.

Monday Night: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 63.

Tuesday: Showers likely, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 72. Chance of precipitation is 60%.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 66.

Wednesday: A 20 percent chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 73.

Wednesday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 60.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 64.

Thursday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58.

Friday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 68.<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

Today: <span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Partly sunny, then gradually becoming sunny, with a high near 61. Northwest wind 10 to 15 mph, with gusts as high as 25 mph.

Tonight: Clear, with a low around 42. North wind 5 to 10 mph becoming light and variable in the evening.

Sunday: Increasing clouds, with a high near 66. Calm wind becoming southeast around 5 mph in the morning.

Sunday Night: A 40 percent chance of showers, mainly after midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55. East wind around 5 mph.

Monday: A 50 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a high near 69. East wind 5 to 10 mph.

Monday Night: A 30 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 64.

Tuesday: A chance of showers, with thunderstorms also possible after noon. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 75. Chance of precipitation is 40%.

Tuesday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 63.

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

Wednesday Night: A 20 percent chance of showers. Cloudy, with a low around 58.

Thursday: A 30 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Cloudy, with a high near 67.

Thursday Night: Mostly cloudy, with a low around 55.

Friday: A 20 percent chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 71.<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

 

<span-size:11.0pt;font-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> 

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Maximum Deep Drafts - Houston / Galveston Bay

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">PORTS NOAA/NOS Water Levels (above MLLW) @ 0700 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.7 ft Falling = 47’07”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.4 ft Rising = 47’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">2.4 ft Falling = 47’04”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">0.8 ft Rising = 45’08”

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">1.2 ft Steady = 46’02”

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Winds – Houston / Galveston Bay PORTS, NOAA/NOS @ 0700 hrs

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">4 knots from W gusts to 6 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 W gusts to 7 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">5 knots from WSW gusts to 7 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 W gusts to 12 knots

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">6 knots from WSW gusts to 11 knots

 

 

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<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

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

<span-family:"Calibri",sans-serif"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<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">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New""> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

FZUS54 KHGX 111000

CWFHGX

 

Coastal Waters Forecast

National Weather Service Houston/Galveston TX

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 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.

 

GMZ300-112215-

Synopsis for High Island to the Matagorda Ship Channel out 60

nautical miles including Galveston and Matagorda Bays

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

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

Showers and thunderstorms are exiting to the east early this

morning. Winds are becoming northwesterly and gusty in the wake of

the front, which will continue into this afternoon. Winds will

continue to veer northerly Saturday evening while diminishing.

Expect winds to continue to veer to the east and southeast

Sunday. A warm front moves north into the area Monday and will

bring a threat of sea fog.

 

$$

 

GMZ335-112215-

Galveston Bay-

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots decreasing to 10 to

15 knots in the afternoon. Bay waters choppy becoming slightly

choppy in the afternoon.

.TONIGHT...North winds 5 to 10 knots becoming northeast after

midnight. Bay waters smooth.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

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

showers in the late evening and overnight.

.MONDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance

of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south

after midnight. Bay waters smooth. A chance of showers. A slight

chance of thunderstorms late.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. Showers

likely early in the morning, then a chance of showers and

thunderstorms in the late morning and afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers in the late evening and overnight.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers early in the morning. A slight chance of

thunderstorms. A chance of showers in the late morning and

afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming

northeast 10 to 15 knots after midnight. Bay waters smooth

becoming slightly choppy after midnight. A chance of showers. A

slight chance of thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

GMZ330-112215-

Matagorda Bay-

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

...Small Craft Should Exercise Caution...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 20 knots. Bay waters choppy.

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

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A slight

chance of showers late in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

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

after midnight.

.MONDAY...East winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth to

slightly choppy. A chance of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming south

after midnight. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers in

the evening, then a chance of showers after midnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A chance

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

and afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds around 10 knots. Bay waters smooth

to slightly choppy. A slight chance of showers late.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Bay waters smooth. A

slight chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 5 knots becoming east

after midnight. Bay waters smooth. A slight chance of showers

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

evening and overnight. A slight chance of thunderstorms late.

 

$$

 

GMZ350-355-112215-

Coastal waters from Freeport to Matagorda Ship Channel TX out

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

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 3 PM CST THIS AFTERNOON...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots

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

8 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to

10 knots after midnight. Seas 2 to 4 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of

showers late in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

chance of showers.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

of showers.

.MONDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds around 10 knots becoming south

after midnight. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance of showers.

.TUESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A chance

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

afternoon.

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

slight chance of showers after midnight.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 2 to 3 feet. A

slight chance of showers.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east

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

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

late evening and overnight. A slight chance of thunderstorms

late.

 

$$

 

GMZ370-375-112215-

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-

400 AM CST Sat Jan 11 2020

 

...SMALL CRAFT ADVISORY IN EFFECT THROUGH THIS EVENING...

 

.TODAY...Northwest winds 15 to 25 knots becoming 15 to 20 knots

in the afternoon. Seas 6 to 9 feet with occasional seas up to

11 feet.

.TONIGHT...North winds 10 to 15 knots becoming northeast 5 to

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

to 7 feet.

.SUNDAY...East winds 5 to 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance of

showers late in the afternoon.

.SUNDAY NIGHT...East winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A

chance of showers.

.MONDAY...East winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A chance

of showers.

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

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

after midnight.

.TUESDAY...South winds around 10 knots. Seas 3 feet. A chance of

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

afternoon.

.TUESDAY NIGHT...South winds 10 to 15 knots. Seas 3 to 4 feet.

.WEDNESDAY...South winds 10 to 15 knots decreasing to 5 to

10 knots in the afternoon. Seas 3 to 4 feet. A slight chance of

showers late in the afternoon.

.WEDNESDAY NIGHT...Southeast winds 5 to 10 knots becoming east

10 to 15 knots after midnight. Seas 3 feet. A slight chance of

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

 

$$

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

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">

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<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">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

 

<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">

<span-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

<span-family:"Courier New";color:black"> 

 

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">

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

<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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">HSC Air Drafts Restrictions

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;display:none"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Fred Hartman

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Jesse Jones

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Power Lines

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Sidney Sherman

197’ (Morgan’s Point)

197’ (below Fred Hartman Bridge – Baytown)<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Battleship Texas)

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

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">197’ (Power Plant)

<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">135' (Loop 610 Bridge)

Air drafts clearances are based on MHW // Vessels should allow an additional 10 feet clearance for the Power Lines<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

http://www.tctrr.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

http://www.portofgalveston.com/<span-size:10.0pt;line-height:105%;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

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

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

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

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#051423"> 

<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”.

 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:#1F497D"> 

Army Corp of Engineers

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

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

www.brazospilots.com

<span-size:10.0pt;font-family:"Times New Roman",serif"> 

NOAA

Chart viewer<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> - handy tool for chart reference

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Weather WEB Sites

National Hurricane Center<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">

National Data Buoy Center

Dial-A-Buoy<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

Oceanweather, Inc.<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:blue">

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Best regards,

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Moran-Gulf Shipping Agencies

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif">Subscribe / Unsubscribe to Daily Port Updates Visit our Moran Shipping Ports Site

www.moranshipping.com<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif;color:black">

 

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

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

<span-family:"Arial",sans-serif"> 

 

 

Notice posted on Saturday, January 11, 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.